Archive for Yi Xin Xing Qi

Yi Xin Xing Qi

Posted in taiji with tags , , on May 1, 2009 by marksun

Whole set and three first cross hands.

yi xin xing qi as a way to think about our practice.



use the mind to move qi

Posted in saying, taiji with tags , , , , , on November 28, 2008 by marksun

We talked about the phrase : Yi Xin Xing Qi

Use the heart, the soul, the mind to put something in motion
Xin – heart/soul/mind
Xing – something in motion, put something in motion

We talk about sensing the inner depths

When the energy channels are clear the sensing channels are also clear.

Focus mind on the heavy tailbone

Da mo brought nothing material with him.  “there was not even one word came with Da Mo when he came from the west, all (practice) relies on your Xin Yi (heart and mind) to progress” ….means one has to sincerely use ones mind in his practice.

Often this phrase is used to remind people  not to learn by reading words but to use sincerity, to use intuition and to practice