Acupuncture Points

Acupuncture Points

Acupuncture points are colour coded to show whether they are key points or have balances. They are also marked with bands if they are to be avoided during pregnancy. Color codes (learn more here): Banded is to be avoided during pregnancy - especially ones pointing left / Red is a key point and likely has a balance associated with it Yellow has a balance associated with it Green ones are Master points Blue pins are extraordinary points White are not associated with a balance
PointSpecial PointBalancesBalance for:
Ht-1
connection being of service to connect core connection to heart empty mind to access knowing deeper selfQi Flow
Ht-2
Spirit Point
Alchemy Ritual and the HeartQiLingconnection to spirit transformation spiritual transformation
Ht-3
He SeaWater Point
Jing Well Ying Spring Shu Stream Jing River He SeaQi FlowTonificationSedationlet go of the false selfembrace the true selfconnection with the innate fear of opening bitterness unlovable allow ourselves to shineopen hearted spirit gate open within flexible boundaries penetrating inside repressed emotionsDisorders of the stomach and intestines Eating and drinking Points on knee influence the fu (yang organs) Skin disorders
Ht-4
Jing RiverMetal Point
QiLingJing Well Ying Spring Shu Stream Jing River He SeaQi FlowTonificationSedationlife journey all-empowering vision original nature empowerment powerfulconnection to spirit transformation spiritual transformationShort breath and asthma Speech and voice Sinews and bones
Ht-5
Luo Point
EmotionsHatredLoveCompassionSelf-possessedin-chargeHeadache Headache and speech Sinews arms hand skin Digestion Skin throat cold Speech anger eating Lumber pain stiffness of bones and sinews Constipation lumber pain knee Short breath groaning cramps Hip and leg pain Knee and leg Vision fright fits walkingopen hearted fear of opening spirit gate open within flexible boundaries bitterness penetrating inside repressed emotionsBrain IntegrationConfusionDizzinessDepressionEffective communicationExpressionability to listenloss of voiceQi Flow
Ht-6
Xi-Cleft
pain acute conditionsrageFearfreezeshockfrightpleasurefightflightopen hearted fear of opening spirit gate open within flexible boundaries bitterness penetrating inside repressed emotions
Ht-7
Spirit PointKey PointShu StreamYuan PointEarth Point
spirittrue selfreturn to authentic selforiginal selfEmotionsCommunicationUnderstoodRejectedActivate SocNSOveractive SNSOveractive PNSOriginal QirageFearfreezeshockfrightpleasurefightflightopen hearted fear of opening spirit gate open within flexible boundaries bitterness penetrating inside repressed emotionsexpression of heart connection to spirit connection to heartQi FlowFor Yin channels – for tonifying and harmonising their respective zang yin organsFor yang channels – treat disorders of their channel (not the fu) Heaviness of the body and pain of the joints Intermittent diseases such as malaria
Ht-8
Key PointYing SpringFire Point
Virtue Negative Aspects of Self intimacy openness warm protected spontaneous control connection propriety (appropriate action) self mastery social interaction propriety external connection balance understanding of others understood by others discernment communication insight receptive valuable connected with heaven acting rightly pure inspired self worth letting go acknowledged alone sufficiency - having enough non-attached wisdom to treat myself well wisdom overcoming fear will driven clever able to rest full of life concentration focus meeting needs inside integrating myself into the wider world altruism reciprocity adaptability nourished understand myself true giving integrity interested in others adaptable giving and receiving self-esteem vision planning benevolent patient free flexible choice guarded vulnerable isolated unsafe betrayed hurt pained controllingJing Well Ying Spring Shu Stream Jing River He SeaQi FlowTonificationSedationrageFearfreezeshockfrightpleasurefightflightopen hearted fear of opening spirit gate open within flexible boundaries bitterness penetrating inside repressed emotionsHeat in body Diseases of the yang channels zang pathogens along channel and at distal end
Ht-9
Jing WellWood Point
Jing Well Ying Spring Shu Stream Jing River He SeaQi FlowTonificationSedation Clearing heat restoring consciousness rescuing collapse excess and heat from distal end of channel Stagnation and fullness in chest Disorders of the spirit