The Liberator: A Liver Meridian Archetype
The liver meridian is one of the most prominent channels in the body, responsible for a myriad of functions in both eastern and western medicine. The liver is the body’s general. It controls our qi…
The Pioneer: A Gallbladder Meridian Archetype
The gallbladder meridian gives us the means to make clear-headed decisions and blaze new paths. Because of this, the gallbladder has earned the archetype of the pioneer. The pioneer takes the time to think through…
The Athlete: A Skin Meridian Archetype
You can use your skin meridian to tap into the source of your energy. The “flow state” is a modern term for tapping into your source with the skin. It describes an athlete’s ability to go into the “zone” while performing. Exercise becomes simpler and less energy is expended. You feel as though you are at the top of your game. If you are able to fall into the flow state, you probably have a healthy skin meridian.
The Judge: A Pericardium Archetype
Known as the “king’s bodyguard,” the pericardium is the energetic body’s defense against extreme emotional outbursts which, in Chinese Medicine, are thought to be powerful disruptors of balance in the body and a major cause of disease.