Harmony of Healing

2023-02-15T17:17:15-08:00Tags: , , |


This video is a tribute to the life and work of the Daoist musician Wang Huade, who used his Qin play to heal himself and others. The Qin is China’s most ancient instrument. It’s structural dimensions were originally designed to reflect the numerological patterns of both macrocosm (the universe) and microcosm (the human body). He recently died at age 86 in Sichuan, but stays alive for us in this interview wherein he transmits his passion for the healing powers of music and traditional Chinese culture.

Chinese Medicine Blues

2023-02-15T15:37:57-08:00Tags: , |

Eastern Currents
Total running time: 4 mins.

The British Chinese medicine expert Peter Firebrace is a dear friend of the community. In recent years, he has used his deep love for music to cover many of the perennial themes of Chinese medicine in witty and informative song compositions. CDs capturing more of his musical work can be obtained from in North America, and from in Europe.

The Five Elemental Sounds and the Power of Internal Alchemy

2023-05-19T18:26:17-07:00Tags: , , , , |


Wang Qingyu, professor at the Sichuan Academy of Cultural Science and lineage holder of the Jinjing style of Qigong, speaks on the vibrational aspects of Chinese medicine by introducing the five pentatonic sounds of Chinese music in a medical context. From a cultivational perspective, he talks about how to work with the five sounds within the body during Qigong meditation.

Total running time: 60 mins.
Mandarin Chinese, translated into English by Heiner Fruehauf

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