Jade Prism Inscription on 行氣/Xingqi – Circulating Qi

行氣/Xingqi - Circulating Qi 行氣,深則蓄,蓄則伸,伸則下,下則定,定則固,固則萌,萌則長, 長則退,退則天。天機舂在上,地機舂在下,順則生,逆則死。 Circulating Qi. Deep then gathered, gathered then extended, extended then lowered, lowered then settled, settled then solid, solid then…

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太極圖說/Taiji Tu Shuo – Taiji Diagram Explanation

無極而太極。太極動而生陽,動極而靜,靜而生陰。靜極復動。一動一靜,互為其根;分陰分陽,兩儀立焉。 Wuji becomes Taiji. Taiji moves & gives birth to Yang, movement at its extremity becomes stillness, & stillness gives birth to Yin. Stillness at…

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黃帝陰符經/Huangdi Yinfujing – Huangdi’s Hidden Tally Classic

觀天之道,執天之行,盡矣。 Observe Heaven's Dao, grasp Heaven's phases, that's all. 天有五賊,見之者昌。五賊在心,施行於天,宇宙在乎手,萬物生乎身。 Heaven has Five Thieves, one who sees them is prosperous. The Five Thieves are in…

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