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Chinese Healing Exercises: The Tradition of Daoyin
by Livia Kohn
Daoyin, the traditional Chinese practice of guiding the qi and stretching the body is the forerunner of Qigong, the modern form of exercise that has swept through China and is making increasing inroads in the West. Like other Asian body practices, Daoyin focuses on the body as the main vehicle of attainment; views health and spiritual transformation as one continuum leadin ...more
Paperback, 268 pages
Published October 1st 2008 by University of Hawaii Press
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Livia Kohn is Assistant Professor of Religion at Boston University.More about Livia Kohn...