Archives for December 2011
Post title: Autogenic training and Nishijima's SNS-PNS balance
(Dec 25 2011 at 08:10 PM)
Element, thanks for the link on autogenic training:
Some great history there. I didn't use the "warm" patter but I sure used the "arm is heavy", etc. bit, for self-hypnosis in high school!
Bloke, yer right, well-put, Nishijima doesn't elaborate on how his understanding can be applied. Then again, we know that it's not really possible to apply any understanding
Post title: The Meaning of the Ankh (reply on Tao Bums)
(Dec 21 2011 at 12:07 AM)
I still think the ankh represents the cranial-sacral rhythm. The "ankh purification" (second illustration) is a beautiful depiction of how the cranial-sacral rhythm is controlled by the nerves on the sagittal suture, and extends fluidly throughout the body. Thank you for that.
The Egyptians seem to have under
Post title: Storing chi at the tan-t'ien, from Tao Bums
(Dec 12 2011 at 01:02 AM)
I notice piriformis highlighted on that last set of illustrations. For me, accumulation of chi in the tan-t'ien is a reference to the consciousness that occurs naturally in the vicinity of the tan-t'ien, and sometimes that consciousness almost seems like it's continuously at the tan-t'ien but I don't believe it is just that. It's an inclusive thing, around the tan-t'ien. Reciprocal innervation of the piriformis muscles, from the femur to the sacrum on either side, results from the "hammocking" o
Page 1 of 2
Google SiteSearch privacy notice: if you use the Google SiteSearch on this site, third parties may be placing and reading cookies on your users' browser, or using web beacons to collect information, in the course of ads being served on the search results page. You can Opt Out of Behavioral Advertising- The Network Advertising Initiative.