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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
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
The Health Benefits of Learning Tai Chi

The Health Benefits of Learning Tai Chi













Waking Times

Each and every one of us can benefit from learning Tai Chi. This ancient Chinese art has been described as “meditation in motion” and is known to prevent and treat many health problems, as documented by several studies.

Tai chi is a practice that focuses on movements … More

October 14, 2013 | By | 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
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
Qi Master Generates Plasma Flashes Around His Body

Qi Master Generates Plasma Flashes Around His Body













Alex Putney, Guest 
Waking Times

Ancient healing traditions from various parts of the world have been passed on from master to pupil in hidden temples, kept secret from destructive outer influences for thousands of years. Only a few of these lineages of sacred knowledge have survived to the present day. … More

July 12, 2013 | By | 13 Replies More
Wu Wei is… Loving and Managing Your Ego

Wu Wei is… Loving and Managing Your Ego













David James Lees, Guest
Waking Times

Note: This is the first of a series of 3 articles. Please read Part II here, and Part III here.

The ‘Ego’ is a term first used in the West by the psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud and has now entered mainstream … More

July 11, 2013 | By | 9 Replies More
Wu Wei is…. Expressing Your Creativity Every Day

Wu Wei is…. Expressing Your Creativity Every Day













David James Lees, Guest
Waking Times

The need for authentic creativity is vital.

Ancient Taoists taught that creativity is the vehicle through which we may align and harmonise with the wider Universal vibration of Qi and spiritual energy.

My Wu Wei teaching is this…

The Way or Tao of the More

June 29, 2013 | By | 2 Replies 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
Natural Ways to Relieve Stress and Anxiety

Natural Ways to Relieve Stress and Anxiety













Beth Quist, Guest Writer
Waking Times

Continual stress and anxiety stagnates the flow of your Qi (chee) in your body and when that happens, it will also impact the flow of your blood. Over time, this stagnation of Qi and blood will cause health problems for you.  The organ most … More

January 30, 2013 | By | 3 Replies More
Is Your Your Cell Phone Stealing Your Life Force?

Is Your Your Cell Phone Stealing Your Life Force?













Tim Chrisco, Guest Writer
Waking Times

Your life force is your energy, often referred to as Qi, Prana, or Life Force. There are many names for it, and it is absolutely essential to life.

Many people don’t believe in energy because they can’t see it or touch it. Interestingly … More

January 21, 2013 | By | 7 Replies 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
People Can Draw Energy From Other People The Same Way Plants Do

People Can Draw Energy From Other People The Same Way Plants Do













Michael Forrester, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

A biological research team at Bielefeld University has made a groundbreaking discovery showing that plants can draw an alternative source of energy from other plants. This finding could also have a major impact on the future of bioenergy eventually providing the evidence to show … More

November 23, 2012 | By | 6 Replies More
Protecting Your Home With Subtle Energy

Protecting Your Home With Subtle Energy













Beth Quist, Guest Writer
Waking Times 

You can use subtle energy (Qi/Life Force Energy) to help protect your home. You can also direct subtle energy to help create an atmosphere of love, peace, and stability in your home.

To purge your home of negative energy, you will … More

November 21, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Qigong Meditation

Qigong Meditation













David James Lees, Guest Writer
Waking Times

Pronounced ‘Chee Gong’, Chinese is difficult to translate directly into English so Qi roughly translated means air, breath of life or vital essence. I prefer life force, vibration or energy. Gong means work, self-discipline, achievement cultivation or mastery.

Qigong is a discipline whose … More

October 6, 2012 | By | Reply 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.

The story of Nikola More

April 14, 2014 | By | 38 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

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
American Agriculture May Eradicate the Monarch Butterfly Unless Swift Action Is Taken

American Agriculture May Eradicate the Monarch Butterfly Unless Swift Action Is Taken













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

You may be aware that bees are dying in large numbers across the globe, courtesy of the ever-increasing presence of toxins in our environment. But did you know that the monarch butterfly is also becoming endangered, and for the same reason?

As reported by the New More

March 22, 2014 | By | Reply More