Du3 Yao Yang Guan – Gateway to the yang vitality of the loins
Location: below L4.
Guan is a gateway or pass to the loins. It has a net in the middle of the gateway which means to weave together and to make many connections. The characters include the symbol of the man with a hands placed on the woman’s waist and the symbol for yang. So this point infuses the passion and vitality of our core with the energy of yang. It allows us to connect with our unique drive, the core of our vitality and our passion for life and living.
This drive and the energy of yang is infused from this point through the ‘gateway’ to the whole region of the lower back and abdomen. The point brings the warmth and sunshine that feeds the foundation of life.