Acupuncture Points

[su_note note_color=”#D3D3D3″ text_color=”#333333″ radius=”3″ class=””]This course uses anatomical terminology that may be confusing if you have no experience with these terms. The University offers a course in Anatomical Terminology that will help with your understanding.[/su_note]

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This course introduces the scholar to the 21 (穴, xué, acupuncture points) as presented in Wang Pei Sheng’s book on the 37 posture Wu Taiji form. These points are beneficial to anyone seeking correct feelings while practicing all forms of Taiji.
Module 1 Cun (Tsun) Proportional Body Measurements

Presentation of the different proportional body measurements.

There are no units in this module.
Module 2 Head

This course will cover the basic points that show up in the study of the Taiji Classics.

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Module 3 Body

Points located on the body

There are no units in this module.
Module 4 Arms

Points on the arms

There are no units in this module.
Module 5 Legs

Points on the legs

There are no units in this module.
Module 6 Review

Review of the course

There are no units in this module.
  • Synonymous Terms

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    [su_tab title=”A”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Accumulating points” style=”fancy”] Cleft points, Xi points, Xi-Cleft points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”A.C.I.” style=”fancy”] Cun, Tsun, Unit [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Alarm points” style=”fancy”] Front-Mu, Mo points, Mu points [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Ancestral vessels” style=”fancy”] Eight meridians, Eight extra meridians, Eight extraordinary vessels [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Antique points” style=”fancy”] Command points of the primary meridians, Five element points, Five- Shu points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Associated points” style=”fancy”] Associated effect points, Back- Shu, Shu points, Yu points [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Asthenia” style=”fancy”] Deficiency (or Deficient), emptiness, xu [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”B”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Back-Shu” style=”fancy”] Associated points, associated effect points, Shu points, Yu points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Backward on Ko cycle” style=”fancy”] Counteracting cycle, insult cycle [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Body fluids” style=”fancy”] Ching ye, Jin-ye [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Bowel” style=”fancy”] Fu, Yang organ [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Bu” style=”fancy”] Supplement, tonify [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”C”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Ching points” style=”fancy”] Jing-river points, King points, traversing points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Ching ye” style=”fancy”] Body fluids, Jin-ye [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Chong Mai” style=”fancy”] Chong meridian, penetrating meridian [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Cleft points” style=”fancy”] Accumulating points, Xi points, Xi-Cleft points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Collaterals” style=”fancy”] Connecting (points or vessel), Lo, Luo, Passage [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Command points on primary meridians” style=”fancy”] Antique points, Five element points, Five-Shu points [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Coating” style=”fancy”] Moss, Tongue fur [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Cold” style=”fancy”] Han [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Conception Vessel” style=”fancy”] Ren meridian, Ren Mo, Ren Mai [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Connecting points or vessel” style=”fancy”] Collaterals, Lo, Luo, Passage [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Control Cycle” style=”fancy”] Interacting cycle, Overacting cycle, Ko cycle [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Crossing points” style=”fancy”] Points of intersection [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Counteracting cycle” style=”fancy”] Insult cycle [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Cun” style=”fancy”] A.C.I., Tsun, Unit [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”D”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Dai Mai” style=”fancy”] Dai meridian, Belt meridian [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Defensive Qi” style=”fancy”] Protective energy, Wei Qi [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Deficiency (deficient)” style=”fancy”] Asthenia, Emptiness, Xu [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Disorder stemming from external factors” style=”fancy”] Exogenous, Externally generated [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Disorder stemming from internal factors” style=”fancy”] Endogenous, Internally generated [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Disperse” style=”fancy”] Reduce, Sedate, Xie [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Distal points” style=”fancy”] Remote points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Du meridian” style=”fancy”] Du Mai, Du Mo, Governing vessel [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”E”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Eight Meridians” style=”fancy”] Ancestral vessels, Eight extra meridians, Eight extraordinary vessels [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Eight confluent points” style=”fancy”] Eight key points of the Eight extra meridians, Eight master points, Eight opening points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Eight influential points” style=”fancy”] Eight asssembling points, Eight meeting points, Eight points related to body tissue [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Emptiness” style=”fancy”] Asthenia, Deficiency (or Deficient), Xu [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Endogenous” style=”fancy”] Disorder stemming from internal factors, Internally generated [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Enlarged tongue” style=”fancy”] Fat tongue, flabby tongue, swollen tongue [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Excess” style=”fancy”] Fullness, Shi, Sthenia [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Exogenous” style=”fancy”] Disorder stemming from external factors, externally generated [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”External” style=”fancy”] Biao [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Externally generated” style=”fancy”] Disorder stemming from external factors, Exogenous [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”External pathogenic factor (or influence)” style=”fancy”] Outside evil, pernicious influence, perverse energy [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”F”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Fat tongue” style=”fancy”] Enlarged tongue, flabby tongue, swollen tongue [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Five element points” style=”fancy”] Antique points, command points of the primary meridians, Five-Shu points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Five elements” style=”fancy”] Five phases, Wu Xing [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Five phases” style=”fancy”] Five elements, Wu Xing [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Five-Shu points” style=”fancy”] Antique points, command points of the primary meridians, five element points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Flabby tongue” style=”fancy”] Enlarged tongue, Fat tongue, swollen tongue [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Front-Mu” style=”fancy”] Alarm points, Mo points, Mu points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Fu” style=”fancy”] Yang organ, bowel [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Fullness” style=”fancy”] Excess, Shi, Asthenia [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”G”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Generation cycle” style=”fancy”] Interpromoting cycle, Sheng cycle [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Governing vessel” style=”fancy”] Du meridian, Du Mai, Du Mo [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Gushing points” style=”fancy”] Rong points, Ying-spring points,
    Yuong points [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”H”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Han” style=”fancy”] Cold [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Heat” style=”fancy”] Re [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”He-sea points” style=”fancy”] Ho points, uniting points [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Ho points” style=”fancy”] He-sea points, uniting points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Horary cycle” style=”fancy”] Mid-day/midnight cycle, Organ clock [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”I”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Insult cycle” style=”fancy”] Backward on the Ko cycle, counteracting cycle [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Internal” style=”fancy”] Li [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Interacting cycle” style=”fancy”] Control cycle, overacting cycle, Ko cycle [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Internally generated” style=”fancy”] Endogenous, disorder stemming from internal factors [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Interpromoting cycle” style=”fancy”] Generation cycle,Sheng cycle [/su_spoiler]



    [su_tab title=”J”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Jiaji” style=”fancy”] Vertebral points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Jin-ye” style=”fancy”] Body fluids, Ching ye [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Jing” style=”fancy”] Essence [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Jing-well points” style=”fancy”] Ting points, well points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Jing-river points” style=”fancy”] Ching points, King points, Traversing point [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”K”]

    [su_spoiler title=”King points” style=”fancy”] Ching points, Jing-river points, traversing points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Ko cycle” style=”fancy”] Control cycle, interacting cycle, overacting cycle [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”L”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Li” style=”fancy”] Internal [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Lower-He points” style=”fancy”] Lower uniting points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Lower Uniting points” style=”fancy”] Lower-He points [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Luo” style=”fancy”] Collaterals, connecting (points or vessel), Lo, Passage [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”M”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Mai” style=”fancy”] Meridian, Mo, Meridian [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Main meridians” style=”fancy”] Primary meridians, principal meridians, regular meridians [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Meridian” style=”fancy”] Meridian, Mai, Mo (for instance Yinweimo, Yiaweimai, Du Mo, DuMai) [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Mid-day/midnight cycle” style=”fancy”] Horary cycle, organ clock [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Mo” style=”fancy”] Meridian, Mai, Meridian [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Mo points” style=”fancy”] Alarm points, Front-Mu, Mu points [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Moss” style=”fancy”] Coating, tongue fur [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=””Mother” points” style=”fancy”] Reinforcing points, tonifying (or tonification) points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Mu points” style=”fancy”] Alarm points, Front-Mu, Mu points [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”N”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Nourishing energy” style=”fancy”] Ying Qi [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”O”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Officials” style=”fancy”] Organs and Bowels, viscera, Yin and Yang organs, Zang/fu [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Organ clock” style=”fancy”] Horary cycle, mid-day/midnight cycle [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Organs and bowels” style=”fancy”] Officials, viscera, Yin and Yang organs, Zang/fu [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Original Qi” style=”fancy”] Prenatal Qi, Yuan Qi [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Outside evil” style=”fancy”] External pathogenic factor (or influence), pernicious influence, perverse energy [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”P”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Passage” style=”fancy”] Collaterals, connecting (points or vessels), Lo, Luo [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Penetrating meridian” style=”fancy”] Chong Mai, Chong meridian [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Pernicious influence” style=”fancy”] External pathogenic factor (or influence), outside evil, perverse energy [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Perverse energy” style=”fancy”] External pathogenic factor (or influence), outside evil, pernicious influence [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Points of intersection” style=”fancy”] Crossing points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Prenatal qi” style=”fancy”] Original Qi, Yuan Qi [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Primal meridians” style=”fancy”] Main meridians, principal meridians,
    regular meridians [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Principal meridians” style=”fancy”] Main meridians, primary meridians, regular meridians [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Protective energy” style=”fancy”] Defensive Qi, Wei Qi [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”R”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Reduce” style=”fancy”] Disperse, sedate, Xie [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Reducing Points” style=”fancy”] Dispersal points, sedation points, “Son” ponts [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Regular meridians” style=”fancy”] Main meridians, primary meridians, principal meridians [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Reinforcing points” style=”fancy”] Tonifying (or tonification) points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Remote points” style=”fancy”] Distal points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Ren meridian” style=”fancy”] Conception vessel, Ren Mo, Ren Mai [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Root” style=”fancy”] Ben [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Rong points” style=”fancy”] Gushing points, Ying-spring points, Yuong points [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”S”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Sanjiao” style=”fancy”] Three Heaters, Tri-Heater, Triple Burner, Triple Burning Space, Triple Energizer, Triple Heater, Triple Warmer [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Sedate” style=”fancy”] Disperse, reduce, Xie [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Sedation points” style=”fancy”] Dispersal points, reducing points, “Son” points [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Sheng cycle” style=”fancy”] Generation cycle, interpromoting cycle [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Shi” style=”fancy”] Excess, fullness, sthenia [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Shu points” style=”fancy”] Associated points, Back-Shu, Associated effect points, Yu points [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Shu-stream points” style=”fancy”] Transporting points, Yu points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=””Son” points” style=”fancy”] Dispersal points, reducing points, sedation points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Source points” style=”fancy”] Yuan points [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Sthenia” style=”fancy”] Excess, fullness, Shi [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Supplement” style=”fancy”] Bu, tonify [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Swollen tongue” style=”fancy”] Enlarged tongue, fat tongue, flabby tongue [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”T”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Ting points” style=”fancy”] Jing-well points, well points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Tongue fur” style=”fancy”] Coating, moss [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Tongue proper” style=”fancy”] Tongue material or tissues [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Tonify” style=”fancy”] Bu, supplement [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Tonifying points” style=”fancy”] “Mother” points, reinforcing points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Transporting points” style=”fancy”] Shu-stream points, Yu points [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Traversing points” style=”fancy”] Jing-river points, Ching points, King points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Triple Burner” style=”fancy”] Sanjiao, Three heaters, Tri-heater, Triple buring space, Triple energizer, Triple heater, Triple wanner [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Tsun” style=”fancy”] A.C.I., cun, unit [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”V”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Vertebral points” style=”fancy”] Jiaji [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Viscera” style=”fancy”] Officials, organs and bowels, Yin and Yang organs, Zang Fu [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”W”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Wei Qi” style=”fancy”] Defensive Qi, protective energy [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Well points” style=”fancy”] Jing-well points, Ting points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Wu Xing” style=”fancy”] Five elements, Five Phases [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”X”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Xi points” style=”fancy”] Accumulating point, Cleft points, Xi-Cleft points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Xi-Cleft points” style=”fancy”] Accumulating points, Cleft points, Xi points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Xie” style=”fancy”] Disperse, reduce, sedate [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Xu” style=”fancy”] Asthenia, deficiency (or deficient), emptiness [/su_spoiler]


    [su_tab title=”Y”]

    [su_spoiler title=”Yangqiao meridian” style=”fancy”] Yang Heel meridian [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Yang organ” style=”fancy”] Bowel, Fu [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Yangwei meridian” style=”fancy”] Yang Linking meridian [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Yin and Yang organs” style=”fancy”] Officials, organs and bowels, viscera, Zang/Fu [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Yin organ” style=”fancy”] Zang [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Ying Qi” style=”fancy”] Nourishing energy [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Ying-spring points” style=”fancy”] Gushing points, Rong points, Yuong points [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Yinqiao meridian” style=”fancy”] Yin Heel meridian [/su_spoiler]
    [su_spoiler title=”Yinwei meridian” style=”fancy”] Yin Linking meridian [/su_spoiler]

    [su_spoiler title=”Yu points” style=”fancy”] Shu-stream points, transporting points Associated points, associated effect points, Back-Shu, Shu points [/su_spoiler]