Chi Kung and T'ai Chi are only two of keys to self trust and to physical harmony. With use of these techniques you can succeed with many accomplishments, without having to put yourself through great psychological or physical efforts, violent conflicts or aggression. You may be sure that, once you dominate genuine laws of universe, which you assimilate by these methods, it will be impossible for you to be dominated by someone else.
Chi Kung – art of internal harmony
Chi Kung is a philosophical system at least 5000 old, which made survived through all those centuries, to become very popular at beginning of this millennium. This art of vital energy is most advanced and complex method of improving health and longevity, by offering a feeling of harmony with yourself and with surrounding world. The four main principles of this technique are: mind, eyes, movement and breathing.
The mind represents intention, eyes are considered focusing of intention, movement is action of intention and breathing is flood of intention. It obviously takes time and practice to understand their dynamics fully.
The benefits which result from practicing Chi Kung can be divided into five:
1. Curing illnesses, and a general improvement in health;
2. Gaining an increase in vitality, and development of your internal force;
3. Prolonging youth;
4. Cultivation of mind and intellectual capacities; and,
5. Spiritual progress.
According to Chinese medicine, various diseases can be result of such human characteristics as anger, sadness, joy, harmony and optimism deficit. All these factors, coupled with poor diet and nourishment, cause Chiu – vital energy – either to diminish, or to be present in only certain parts of your body. By practicing Chi Kung you can learn to be more conscious of what’s going on in your inner universe, and to build yourself a defensive system against disequilibrium, which affects your vital force.