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Emotions Trust trusting open confident honest connections good relationship within ourself faith in ourself faith innate nature destiny
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Ki 8 Jiao Xin – Sincere, trusting and good exchanges

Location: depression 2 cun above Ki3 (which is between achilles and medial malleolus.

The characters of this point are symbolic of a man having sincere, trusting exchanges with other people. He communicates with truth and acts with integrity. This point helps us connect truly to others. It promotes trusting, open, confident, honest connections with others. This point can also be used to promote good relationships within ourselves and faith in ourselves. The highest expression of the character Xin (trust) is faith. This point can help us gain faith in our innate nature and our destiny.

Imagine: being in a group of people and feeling comfortable and trusting in them being accepting of you being honest and sincere.


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