Life Energy Encyclopedia: Qi, Prana, Spirit, and Other Life by Stefan Stenudd

By Stefan Stenudd

In every little thing of the realm, already hundreds of thousands of years in the past, people have speculated approximately a few form of lifestyles strength. In China it really is referred to as qi (also spelled chi), in India prana, in old Greece pneuma, in Latin spiritus, and in Hebrew ruach. There are countless numbers of lifestyles power ideals, that have many similarities.
This encyclopedia provides and explains all of them. within the advent, far away origins of human idea are traced, analyzing how religious ideals and existence strength principles emerged, and the way they have been constructed via time.

Stefan Stenudd is a Swedish writer and historian of rules, who researches the concept styles of fable in most cases and production myths specifically. He has written a publication concerning the cosmological and mythological principles of the Greek philosophers, and one in regards to the chinese language existence power Qi. He has additionally written books in regards to the peaceable martial paintings aikido. He has practiced that artwork for greater than 35 years. Aikido, too, advanced from principles of a lifestyles energy.

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