The Gnostic Gospels

About “The Gnostic Gospels” by Elaine Pagels These are described as “being found in 1945, buried in Earthenware jars, in the Egyptian Desert. Dated from the time of the New Testament source materials, they were immediately declared Heretical. They offer a powerful alternative to the Orthodox Christian tradition” This book shows… “Why Gnosticism was eventually…

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The Story of Song Li

There once was a palace official named Cheng Guang Wei who owned a servant named Song Li. As the pressures of life wore on Director Cheng, began to sink into a deep depression. Soon he began to lose all hope in life and desperately sought relief. Not content with the wine and festivities at hand,…

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Broken Humans

I’ve been working as a therapist for a long while now, and was recently reviewing my case files. It was interesting to see a pattern emerge from the amazing stories that I’ve heard from my many clients. In Chinese medicine, it’s always important to look for the etiology of a problem, or the root cause.…

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Why practice Qigong? By Daniel P Reid (My first teacher!)

Extracted from The Essence of Chi-Gung, by Daniel P Reid (Shambala ISBN 978-1-59030-962-9) – Amazon – http://amzn.to/2oOF1Bl    The great chi-gung master of Taiwan, Master Hung Yi-hsiang, often told his students, “You can live sixty days without eating food and two weeks without drinking water, but you’ll live only a few minutes without breathing air.” Yet…

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Frankincense Oil

Frankincense, sometimes referred to as olibanum, is a common type of essential oil used in aromatherapy that can offer a variety of health benefits, including helping relieve chronic stress and anxiety, reducing pain and inflammation, boosting immunity and even potentially helping to fight cancer.

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