永 yǒng perpetual; forever
Made up of [水 shuǐ
NoteCombination of water with extra foam and ripples to signifying unending motion of water
Using 水 shuǐ
: 泉 quán (spring)
Different tone用 yòng (to use)
Stroke order for character 永, kindly provided under Wikimedia creative commons license ➚
永乐帝 Emperor Yongle
One main branch of Traditional Chinese Medicine
(TCM) concerns acupuncture. Over many centuries practitioners have worked out acupuncture points that can be used to block pain and cure illness. Traditionally the points are associated with the flow of 'qi' through the body. Qi 气
is the life essence and proponents of the Daoist
tradition believe controlling qi is essential to a long and healthy life. Read More
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