The character 三 sān is the number three, and it pronounced like sarn, the way darn is pronounced but beginning with the letter S. Sān 三 is between 一 and 二, that is, between heaven and earth, so it is a representation of the Dao of heaven and earth, and resides between the two, as... Continue Reading →
The character 二 èr is the number two and pronounced as though one were saying the letter R. It is the numerological representation of the earth, and yin.
The Chinese character 一 yī is equivalent to the numeral 1, and is pronounced like the first syllable of easy. Yī is the beginning of the Dao, it is the numerological representation for heaven and for yang.
The word 月 yuè means moon or month and is pronounced like the first two letters in the word "yurt". It is like the character 日 but with an opening of the bottom. This opening of the bottom implies something not solid, or incomplete, because the moon waxes and wanes. As 月 signifies the moon,... Continue Reading →
The Chinese character rì 日 means sun or day, and is pronounced like the first two letters in the English word "right". The early form of 日 rì was written as a circle with a horizontal stroke through the middle. The circle signified the sun and the horizontal stroke signified the solid light. The reason... Continue Reading →
The picture to the left is the old written form of the character 也 yě, pronounced like “yeah”, which is a representation of a woman's sex organ. 也acts as a copula which links the subject of sentence with a subject complement, for example “the dog is old”. Dog is the subject, old is the complement,... Continue Reading →
The Chinese character or word 天 means sky or heaven. In pinyin romanization it is written as tīan and pronounced a little like “ten”. Tian is composed of several other character elements such as 一 yī, meaning one, and also 大 dà, meaning large. Here 一 yī sits above the character 大 dà giving us... Continue Reading →
In the up coming Yi course there are some Chinese characters that will be frequently used. You may or may not be already familiar with these words but in any case I’d like to give you some brief background to their significance.
MSHFD ORGANISATION Prof. Sucharit Bhakdi has setup an organisation “Physicians and scientists for health, freedom and democracy” in Germany to get people involved with health policy making. Diseases are desirable weapons for all governments. They can conquer a nation, divide people, and manipulate the collective spirit of people. So it is also desirable for... Continue Reading →