The concept of Shen

Learn about the basic concept, the generation and the function of Shen. Related pulse conditions and detailed information from Chinese medicine psychology.

Tim Vukan · July 9, 2019

The basic concept of shen, the generation and the function of shen are the topic of this course. According to Chinese medicine theory, the zang fu organs are filled with substances such as qi and blood. By the regulation of the viscera qi and its subtle material metabolism, life activities are generated. A colorful face, expressions in one’s eyes, speaking, manners, spirit, mood, and the pulse condition are all expressions of the external embodiment of life which is called Shen in Chinese medicine psychology.

About Instructor

Tim Vukan

Tim Vukan, MMed, Master of Chinese medicine at (ZCMU) is one of the few foreigners who completed his more than 13 years of Chinese medicine education directly in China! He is a certified Chinese medicine practitioner who has been studying and practicing for more than ten years at Zhejiang Chinese Medical University in Hangzhou (China). He is now teaching Chinese medicine to Chinese and foreign students at ZCMU.

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