FROM PART 1
The Eternal Lightness of Being The Essence of Qi Gong
The concept “Qi Gong” (pronounced Chi Gung) is expressed by two Chinese characters:
Qi = life energy
Gong = work
Qi Gong therefore logically means work with life energy, which is known as Qi in China, Prana in India, Odem in some areas of the West, and often simply “energy” in modern language.
According to the Chinese conception, there is a cosmic intelligence living in the Qi. It lives in all things that exist naturally--humans, animals, plants, and minerals. Only its form of vibration changes depending on the...