Further reading

A collection of articles, links and references related to topics and areas covered in The Complete Stems and Branches: Time and Space in Classical Acupuncture by Roisin Golding B.Ac MBAcC.

Stems and Branches Energy Calculator Disk

Use the following links to download and construct the Stems and Branches Energy Calculator Disk Top tierMiddle tierBase tierBase reverse How to assemble the disk 1. Print the top two disks on transparencies.2. Connect all three disks with a rivet, or even a paper...

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Celestial Stem & Terrestrial Branch Number Chart

Download a printable version of the Celestial Stems & Terrestrial Branches Number Chart This chart is very useful if you are using another calendar which refers to celestial / heavenly stems and Terrestrial /earthly branches by their numbers. E.g. stem and...

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Heavenly Stems and Earthly Branches Year Chart

Download a printable bersion of the Heanvenly Stems & Earthly Branches Year Chart (PDF) This is the Heavenly Stems and Earthly Branches Year chart to use to discover the energies acting in any given Chinese year (starting Febuary 4th) – from 1924 – 2024. The left...

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The Yellow Emperor: A Time Lord?

https://www.heavenlyqipodcast.com/episodes/the-yellow-emperor-a-time-lordYou can hear Roisin talk about cosmology and the Yellow Emperor in this Australian podcast. Click on the link above and click on the ‘play’ arrow at the bottom of the page to hear it.

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Huang Di – Medical Sage or Time Lord?

By London Acupuncturist Roisin Golding – First published by EJOM (European Journal of Oriental Medicine) Vol. 6 No. 1 2008 Just why was Huang Di, Yellow Lord of the Earth, eponymous Emperor of the Nei Jing.so revered? He asks lots of questions but rarely has any of...

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The Role of Time in Acupuncture Theory

The Role of Time in Acupuncture Theoryby Roisin Golding First published by the Chinese Medicine Times 2009 “The physician should await the right moments regarding the movements of the Sun, the Moon, the stars and the energy of the four seasons and the eight...

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Fertility and the Moon

A case study – Roisin Golding First published by the European Journal Of Oriental Medicine – EJOM- Vol 5 Number 3 Much archaic acupuncture theory is considered ‘superstitious’ by modern practitioners. I wanted to find out if the application of some of...

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Yellow Emperor’s Classics and Difficult Classic

“Yellow Emperor’s Classics and Difficult Classic” Translated by Henry Lu.(Revised edition of Henry Lu’s 1978 Neijing, “A complete Translation of the Yellow Emperor’s Classic of Internal Medicine and the Difficult Classic.” Review by Roisin Golding. First...

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