The Golden Elixir Taoist Alchemy Pictures The Body as a Mountain

The Body as a Mountain

 

The Body as a Mountain

 

The human body represented as a mountain. Depicted here are the Cinnabar Fields (dantian), the Three Passes (sanguan), and the palaces of the inner deities. Source: Duren shangpin miaojing neiyi (Inner Meaning of the Wondrous Scripture of the Upper Chapters on Salvation; CT 90), 8a-b.