REN-08 (Shen Que) Spirit Gate

REN-08 (Shen Que) Spirit Gate

Acupuncture Points on the Ren Mai (Conception Vessel)


  • Warms the yang and rescues collapse
  • Warms and harmonizes the intestines


  • Abdominal pain, borborygmus, flaccid type of apoplexy, prolapse of the rectum, unchecked diarrhea.

Pont Location:

Needling Method:

  • Puncture is prohibited. Moxibustion is applicable.

    Great care should be taken to puncture the points from Qugu (REN-02) to Shangwan (REN-13) of this meridian in pregnant women.