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An Interview with Z’ev Rosenberg

2017-09-20T16:35:20+00:00 March 5th, 2015|

By Micah Arsham Abstract Z’ev Rosenberg is one of the first generation of American practitioners of traditional East Asian medicine. With a background in macrobiotics and shiatsu, he began practicing acupuncture and herbal medicine in 1983, and has been active in the profession since. Regarded as an experienced clinician, teacher, and scholar, Z’ev was a [...]

Wu yun liu qi/five movements six qi… from Su Wen to the NY Times

2015-03-08T14:25:42+00:00 January 27th, 2013|

An article in today's NY Times discusses circadian rhythms/body clocks and seasonal rhythms that affect our health, then ties them into cosmic changes involving lunar cycles and our bodies' relationship to the solar system. It is a succinct expression of the principles expressed in the famous Su Wen chapters 69-77 on wu yun liu qi/five [...]

Discourse on Expounding the Five Faults

2017-09-20T16:35:21+00:00 December 19th, 2011|

I found some true gems today studying Paul Unschuld's translation of the Suwen on this cool rainy evening, focused on Chapter 77.  Here's a little taste to share. I'm going to post from this text every once in awhile as inspiration for my fellow practitioners, students, and friends from all walks of life. "The art of [...]