SI-16 (Tian Chuang) Celestial Window
Acupuncture Points on the Small Intestine Channel of Hand Tai Yang
- Point of the Window of Heaven
- Benefits the ears, throat and voice
- Regulates Qi and calms the spirit
- Activates the channel, alleviates pain and clears heat
- Sore throat, sudden loss of voice, deafness, tinnitus, stiffness and pain of the neck.
- In the lateral aspect of the neck, posterior to m. sternocleidomastoideus and Futu (LI-18), on the level of the laryngeal protuberance.
- On the posterior border of the sternocleidomastoid muscle, level with the laryngeal prominence.
- Puncture perpendicularly 0.3-0.7 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.