This work is a comprehensive volume, by a group of dedicated scholars and practitioners, that covers the key practices of medical healing, breathing, diets, exercises, sexual techniques, qigong, and taiji quan. Each presentation places the practice in its historical and cultural context and relates its current application and efficaciousness. The book provides a well-crafted introduction and in-depth understanding of all these practices in the overarching context of Daoist visions of the body. It offers a deeper appreciation of the Daoist tradition to scholars, practitioners, as well as interested lay readers.
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|Size: ||296 KB|
|Date published: || 2016|
|ISBN: ||9781365524219 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|