Acupressure is often called acupuncture without the needles. Instead of needles, acupressure involves the application of manual pressure (usually with the fingertips) to specific points on the body. According to the principles of traditional Chinese medicine, the body has invisible lines of energy flow called meridians.
Acupressure [from Latin acus "needle" (see acuity) + pressure (n.)] is an alternative medicine technique similar in principle to acupuncture. It is based on the concept of life energy which flows through "meridians" in the body. In treatment, physical pressure is applied to acupuncture points with the aim of clearing blockages in these meridians.
Many Americans believe that Kung Fu is a term which describes a single martial art, much like Taekwondo, Judo, or Aikido. In reality, Kung Fu is a general term which includes hundreds of styles of Chinese martial arts. Some examples of Kung Fu styles are Long Fist, Eagle Claw, and Taiji Quan.
Reiki (pronounced Ray Key) is a holistic therapy that brings about healing on the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual levels. Reiki teachings state that all living beings have vital energy. That vital energy is well known in martial arts and Japanese, Chinese and Indian medicines.
Shiatsu and acupressure are forms of Asian Bodywork Therapy. They use pressure, stretching, and other manipulations to relieve stress and pain and to promote health. According the the theory of Chinese Medicine, these techniques help balance the flow of qi, or "vital energy" in the body.
In Su Jok therapy the warmwood cigars, mini and micromoxas are widely used. Moxa heating of correspondance points is widely practiced to relative pain. They are meet affective in all sorts of pain, weakness, indigestion, gas trouble, paralysis, fatigue etc.
Fu Jow Pai, the tiger claw system of kung fu, embodies all the qualities of the tiger: courage, tenacity, discipline, focus, and vibrant health. We believe that through the pursuit of mastery each student will be given the keys to unlock their full potential and will be empowered to live fearlessly in a virtuous way. Through direct lineage the art remains authentic and its unparalleled methods are kept alive in each student of the art.