C. Larre | Elisabeth Rochat de la Vallée

The Heart in lingshu chapter 8

Chinese Medicine From The Classics

  • Verlag: Monkey Press
  • 2004, 87 pages


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Using the metaphors of their combined spiritual grounding, the authors expound, explain, and conjecture as they dialogue and answer questions on the issues and images relating to the heart that can be found in Chapter eight of the Ling Shu.
The lines are reproduced in Chinese and Pinyin, and the discussion dissects and interprets their meaning, imparting a philosophy and rationale to the individual ideograms that make up the text.
A text and translation of the first section appends the discussion.
Part of the Chinese Medicine From The Classics series.


C. Larre

C. Larre

Claude Larre sj (1919-2001) was a French sinologist. After taking a degree in Law at the Sorbonne, he entered a Jesuit Seminary at the age of 20. He spent five years in China at a very turbulent point in its history (1947-52), finally leaving for Hongkong when all foreign priests…

Elisabeth Rochat de la Vallée

Elisabeth Rochat de la Vallée

Elisabeth Rochat de la Vallée, Jahrgang 1949, ist eine international anerkannte Autorin, die sich im Bereich der TCM einen Namen gemacht hat. Dabei hat sie mit Autoren wie Larre und Dr. Jean Schatz zusammengearbeitet und interessante Werke erschaffen. Ihre Bücher sind in Französisch und Italienisch veröffentlicht worden, ebenfalls in Englisch.…