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Qigong Living

January 21, 2014
Qigong Living

The more I practice, read, and think about it, the more I understand Qigong is multi-dimensional. I can attend a class and learn the movements.  When I leave class, I am more flexible, relaxed and, perhaps, a little healthier. I can lead a class, teaching form sequences and tips for my students to help them […]

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Biophilia hypothesis- The “Root” of all Things

October 31, 2013 1 Comment
Biophilia hypothesis- The “Root” of all Things

The biophilia hypothesis suggests that there is an instinctive bond between human beings and other living systems. Edward O. Wilson introduced and popularized the hypothesis in his book, Biophilia (1984).[1] He defines biophilia as “the urge to affiliate with other forms of life”.[2] The term “biophilia” literally means “love of life or living systems.” It was first used by Erich  Fromm to describe a psychological orientation of being attracted to all that is […]

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