SJ-16 (Tian You) Celestial Window
Acupuncture Points on the San Jiao Channel of Hand Shao Yang
- Point of the Window of Heaven
- Benefits the head and sense organs
- Regulates and descends Qi
- Headache, neck rigidity, facial swelling, blurring of vision, sudden deafness.
- A Manual of Acupuncture: On the posterior border of the sternocleidomastoid muscle, approximately 1 cun inferior to Wangu GB-12, on a line drawn between Tianzhu BL-10 and Tianrong SI-17.
- Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion: On the lateral side of the neck, directly below the posterior border of mastoid process, on the level of the mandibular angle, and on the posterior border of sternocleidomastoid muscle.
- Puncture perpendicularly 0.3-0.5 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.