The Eight Extraordinary Meridians : Using the Japanese Art of Healing Massage for Personal Health and Spiritual Well-beingBook - 2002
Shiatsu is the ancient Japanese art of finger pressure massage and, just like acupuncture, it aims to identify and treat the eight meridians of the human body by applying pressure and stimulation to treat a wide variety of human ailments and lethargies. In Essential Shiatsu , experienced Shiatsu master Yuichi Kawada brings this ancient art up-to-date and fully explains and illustrates the full mapping of the "new" meridians, offers instruction on how to stimulate them with hand pressure and stretching. The psychosomatic connection of illness is explained and the book features a comprehensive list of ailments and suggested Shiatsu treatments. The author also provides reassuring and inspiring case histories which show how the treatment has been effective in treating real life cases.
Publisher: London : Time Warner Books, 2002.
Branch Call Number: 615.822 Kaw 3701 1
Characteristics: x, 191 pages illustrations