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Introduction to japanese moxibustion

Basic Level

Seminar dedicated to the basics of moxibustion and Japanese styles. This is a general approach to the basic technique of direct moxa. Ideal for those who want to start in this therapy and find out what makes Japanese moxibustion so special.

Dates: (2018) 1-2 / 9

Location: Barcelona
Langue: Espagnol
Dates: (2018) 1-2/9
 
Programme:

TEACHING UNIT I.I

Introduction to Japanese moxibustion (origin and types of techniques, direct and indirect Moxibustion)
Energy physiology and biochemistry of the okyu.
Contraindications and recommendations in the application of direct moxa.
Basic technique of direct moxibustion: Tonetsukyu.
Specific materials (Yomogi and Moghusa)
Confection of moghusa cones.
Application and ignition of the cones on the surface of the body.
Light off control.

TEACHING UNIT I.II

The "living" points. Why? How? Where?
Special characteristics of "live" points
Location and basic palpation in moxibustion.
Extraordinary points
Techniques to treat inflammations and decongest soft tissues.
Joint treatment

TEACHING UNIT I.III

Traditional Okyu / Acupuncture
Okyu with bamboo (Brief introduction to Fukaya style)
Indirect techniques (Chinetsukyu)