"In all cases, when you treat disease as an eminent physician, you must quiet your shen and fix your intention, you must be free of wants and desires, and you must first develop a heart full of great compassion and empathy. You must pledge your desire to rescue all sentient beings indiscriminately from their suffering.".
Chinese Medicine, Acupuncture, Herbs, and Formulas
- Sun Si Miao, Qian Jin Yao Fang
Translated by Sabine Wilms
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Students use it to replace long hours in the herb room or having to carry herb samples. Doctors and practitioners can...
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