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What is Chi?

What is Chi?













Rod Morin, Contributor
Waking Times

Many, many, sages, scholars, researchers and laymen have attempted to answer the perplexing question of – What is Chi?

The simplistic answer most often used is that Chi is “vital energy” or Chi is the “life force”, but this answer falls well short of addressing … More

April 18, 2014 | By | Reply More
Qi Gong – Promoting Health Through Life Energies

Qi Gong – Promoting Health Through Life Energies













Paul Fassa, Natural Society
Waking Times

As the efforts to diminish access to supplements and herbs in Europe and America increase, don’t forget that you can still take charge of your health by practicing Qigong. With Qigong, you can influence the subtle life energies that affect your health without relying … More

April 4, 2014 | By | Reply More
Symptoms – The Subtle Language Of The Body

Symptoms – The Subtle Language Of The Body













Glen Dupree, DVM, CVH, Guest
Waking Times

Our world is full of subtleties that are often overlooked in the rush of modern life. Oftentimes we see what is most evident and believe that to be all there is – we miss the web of more subtle events and objects that … More

March 25, 2014 | By | Reply More
The Spiritual Dimensions of the Martial Arts

The Spiritual Dimensions of the Martial Arts













Robert James Burati, New Dawn
Waking Times

He who wishes to live in an oriental martial art, rather than to just practice it on a physical level, must so train his consciousness to attain a self-discipline that at last his conscious mind will merge into an identity with the very More

February 1, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
An Introduction to Qi and Qigong

An Introduction to Qi and Qigong













Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming, YMAA
Waking Times

If you study the history of the human race, you will see that a large part of this history has been taken up with war, conquest, killing, and the struggle for power. We have tended to worship as heroes those who could conquer and … More

January 25, 2014 | By | Reply More
Acupuncture and Insomnia ~ The Balance Between Yin and Yang

Acupuncture and Insomnia ~ The Balance Between Yin and Yang













Erin Piccola, LAc, Guest
Waking Times

How many people do you know who suffer from occasional (or frequent) sleeplessness? How many colleagues have you overheard in the break room, pouring that third cup of coffee, and recounting the way they just lay there, staring at the ceiling, with hundreds of … More

January 10, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
How Your State of Mind is Affecting Your Well-Being

How Your State of Mind is Affecting Your Well-Being













Paul Lenda, Guest
Waking Times

Most of us know that the environment has a tremendous effect on our physical and mental well-being but did you know that our thoughts directly affect the way we physically feel? Remember always that we live and exist as part of a vast, elaborate, … More

November 27, 2013 | By | 4 Replies More
Five Categories of Qi Gong Exercises

Five Categories of Qi Gong Exercises













Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming, YMAA
Waking Times

It is very important to keep the qi or internal energy circulating smoothly in your body. Many different kinds of qigong exercises have been created to achieve this, but they can generally be categorized into five groups according to the main purpose of the … More

October 22, 2013 | By | Reply More
8 Branches of the Tao Healing Arts

8 Branches of the Tao Healing Arts













Jeff Nagel, MA, LAc, Guest
Waking Times

According to the ancient “Keepers of the Knowledge” from the Taoist Tradition, the evolutionary roots of Chinese Wholistic Medicine came into being at least 8,000 years ago through the first two of the 8 Branches of the Tao Healing Arts. Over the centuries … More

October 19, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Chi and DMT – Two Accessible Mysteries That Evade Scientific Validation

Chi and DMT – Two Accessible Mysteries That Evade Scientific Validation













Dylan Charles, Editor
Waking Times

“Science cannot solve the ultimate mystery of nature. And that is because, in the last analysis, we ourselves are part of nature and therefore part of the mystery that we are trying to solve.” –Max Planck,  ‘Where Is Science Going?’

There are some … More

October 4, 2013 | By | 21 Replies More
Mind Over Matter: Princeton & Russian Scientist Reveal The Secrets of Human Aura & Intentions

Mind Over Matter: Princeton & Russian Scientist Reveal The Secrets of Human Aura & Intentions













Joe Martino, Guest
Waking Times

A Russian scientist has been studying the human energy field and is claiming that people can change the world simply by using their own energy. While this idea is not new, not too many have taken the time to scientifically go about proving such ideas … More

September 10, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Qi Gong: Allowing the Universe to Heal You

Qi Gong: Allowing the Universe to Heal You













Daniel Li Ox, Wandering Dao Qi Gong School
Waking Times

Laws of Nature and of the Universe to Heal

The principles for health recovery or maintenance are easy; we simply have to realign our lifestyle with the Universal Laws and the Laws of Nature. No fight is required for healing, … More

August 24, 2013 | By | Reply More
Follow Your Heart: Healing from Cardiovascular Disease with Qi Gong Exercise

Follow Your Heart: Healing from Cardiovascular Disease with Qi Gong Exercise













Paul Cavel, Contributor
Waking Times

Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) include hypertension (high blood pressure), coronary heart disease (heart attacks), cerebrovascular disease, peripheral artery disease, rheumatic heart disease, congenital heart disease and heart failure.

Heart Disease: Why Your Cardio Health Matters

The World Health Organization reports that “An estimated 17 million people … More

August 3, 2013 | By | Reply More
Zen and the Art of Chinese Medicine

Zen and the Art of Chinese Medicine













Steven Alpern, Guest
Waking Times

The scroll of Zen Buddhist monk Sengai (1750-1838) entitled Circle, Triangle, and Square is a concise symbolic expression of classical (Neijing style) Chinese medical thinking. While this brush painting may not be language in the conventional sense, it articulates Sengai’s intention with clarity and power. … More

July 31, 2013 | By | Reply More
Cleansing the Internal Organs: A Comparison Between The Methods of Yogis and Qi Gong Masters

Cleansing the Internal Organs: A Comparison Between The Methods of Yogis and Qi Gong Masters













Christina Sarich, Staff Writer
Waking Times

Looking at Qi vs Prana

It is possible that each of these subtle energies are quite similar but some practitioners disagree. Qi, Chi, or Prana are not the only names of the fine, rather than gross, life force energies, however.  It is also … More

May 30, 2013 | By | 3 Replies More
Healing With Subtle Energy

Healing With Subtle Energy













Dr. Linda Lancaster, Reality Sandwich
Waking Times 

In the rising awareness of consciousness, we realize that there exists an invisible world within the visible. Before changes are registered in the physical body, healing takes place on these subtle realms. For this reason, as healers, it is essential that we … More

March 27, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
What Happens to Our Qi When We Eat Processed Foods?

What Happens to Our Qi When We Eat Processed Foods?













Beth Quist, Guest Writer
Waking Times

What happens to our Qi if we eat a lot of processed foods?  Processed foods usually includes more preservatives, chemicals, fats, fillers, and sugars than other foods.  As a result, our body has to spend a lot of its energy and effort, not … More

March 11, 2013 | By | Reply More
The Tao of Love and Relationships

The Tao of Love and Relationships













David James Lees, Guest Writer
Waking Times

As Valentine’s Day approaches I thought it would be an ideal opportunity to discuss the topic of love and relationships from both my professional experience and a Taoist spiritual perspective. I’d like to focus on the three main areas of ‘emotional More

February 6, 2013 | By | Reply More
Understanding Qigong and Tai Chi

Understanding Qigong and Tai Chi













Konstantin Eriksen, Guest Writer
Waking Times 

Tai chi qigong, and, in fact, all forms of chi kung (chi kung and qigong are the same thing), have deep roots in ancient Chinese philosophy. Their principles can be hard to understand for a lot of Westerners. In this article I’m going to … More

December 31, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Orgone Energy

Orgone Energy













Dave R. Gahan, Guest Writer
Waking Times

This term orgonite derives from “orgone”, the term provided by Wilhelm Reich for essential energy discovered everywhere throughout nature. Also known as “Chi”, “Prana”, “Ether”, “Élan Vital”, or “fifth element”, this vital energy exists in an organic way within a variety of … More

December 31, 2012 | By | 4 Replies More

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Open Source Plans for Modern Tesla Free Energy Generator Released to Public

Open Source Plans for Modern Tesla Free Energy Generator Released to Public













Terence Newton, Staff Writer
Waking Times

In a world of problems and solutions, few ideas spur both immediate hope and skepticism as the idea of free energy, and, on the brink of ecological disaster, nothing may be of greater importance to the human race.

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April 14, 2014 | By | 42 Replies More
Neuroscientist Exposes Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields

Neuroscientist Exposes Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields













Kevin Samson, Guest
Waking Times

Neuroscience has come under scrutiny for its involvement in an array of mind control initiatives and other ethically questionable research. But at least one neuroscientist from Sweden has gone on record to caution against the increasing dangers of Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) on human beings … More

April 14, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
On the Eve of Construction

On the Eve of Construction













Zen Gardner, Guest
Waking Times

I love the sound of construction. I always have. Not the industrial sound from the kind of massive, offensive structures made with other-worldly looking machines, but the intentional, gentle kind. Small structures going up, improvements on homes, road repairs, even tending to gardens whether … More

April 13, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Are You Inadvertently Investing in Monsanto’s Toxic Legacy?

Are You Inadvertently Investing in Monsanto’s Toxic Legacy?













Brandon Baker, Eco Watch
Waking Times

Monsanto didn’t achieve $11.8 billion in sales and 404 facilities in 66 countries all on its own.

The company is valued at $60 billion in the marketplace with 525 million shares outstanding, but the three largest mutual fund shareholders, Vanguard, Fidelity and State Street, … More

April 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed

7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed













Gregg Prescott, M.S., In5D Guest
Waking Times

From birth, virtually all of us have been brainwashed through various outlets that encourage materialism, ego, subservience, control and conformity. But where do the origins of mind control begin and what can we do about it?

1. Religion

As children, the brainwashing begins … More

April 9, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More

Activism Works

Ecuador Will Have Referendum on Fate of Yasuni After Activists Collect Over 700,000 Signatures

Ecuador Will Have Referendum on Fate of Yasuni After Activists Collect Over 700,000 Signatures













Jeremy Hance, Mongabay
Waking Times

In what is a major victory for environmentalists, campaigners with United for Yasuni have collected 727,947 signatures triggering a national referendum on whether or not oil drilling should proceed in three blocs of Yasuni National Park in Ecuador. The effort started last year after Ecuador’s … More

April 17, 2014 | By | Reply More
The Truth About Fluoride Becoming More Widely Known

The Truth About Fluoride Becoming More Widely Known













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

Fluoride is a poisonous substance added to many municipal water supplies across the US, Canada, and elsewhere without the permission of the residents. Is there a model that communities can follow to remove it from their water supply? The short answer to this question is yesMore

April 1, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
6 Crimes Against Nature Perpetrated By The Food Industry

6 Crimes Against Nature Perpetrated By The Food Industry













Martha Rosenberg, AlterNet
Waking Times

While many procedures on factory farms are cruel, breeding animals into mutants and violating mother/offspring bonds are truly crimes against nature.

The horrors of factory farming are multifold. Treating animals like heads of lettuce—”forget it’s an animal” says one farming magazine—has created institutionalized ruthlessness toward … More

March 28, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
Our Respective Journeys Into the Valley of Reason

Our Respective Journeys Into the Valley of Reason













Michael T. Winter, Contributor
Waking Times

The Internet awakening has given birth to a worldwide multitude of people that are disengaging from the programmed paradigm created for us, and awakening to the reality of the dangers we face. The web has supplied a platform for writers to take a crack … More

March 26, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
13 Ways Foodies Are Changing The Food Industry

13 Ways Foodies Are Changing The Food Industry













Heather Callaghan & Jeffrey Green, Guests
Waking Times

A major shift in the consciousness of food consumers is forcing the industry into a competitive race to become more natural.  The market is telling food producers that they no longer want so-called factory food because of its many harmful effects on … More

March 25, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More