Heart to Heart Transmission of Daoist Alchemy

Neidan (Daoist Internal Alchemy) does not rely on the theory-proof model as it is commonly understood in the Western countries. It is accepted by its serious practitioners that the methods and practices of Neidan were empirically validated by previous Masters of the past. For this reason, the Teachers (and Instructors) role is not to prove,Continue reading “Heart to Heart Transmission of Daoist Alchemy”

Correct attitude toward self-cultivation during Daoist practices

Enter relaxation Relaxation and comfort when performing exercises are the basic requirements for Daoist practices at Dao De. They are the main tools for a beginner, sometimes even more than the exercises themselves. In our experience people are usually begin practice being squeezed, and tense, they perform exercises as if they are being watched andContinue reading “Correct attitude toward self-cultivation during Daoist practices”

What is Dao 道

Dao is often called as “The Way”, understood as a “Flowing Principle”, but in traditional Daoism from Alchemical perspective, what does 道 really mean? People have all kinds of interpretations, most of them incorrect. Being one with the Natural principle of things is Human Dao (人道Ren Dao). To lose Dao is to lose Human Dao first of all. It means people stopContinue reading “What is Dao 道”