The Golden Elixir Taoist Alchemy Pictures Dragon and Tiger

Dragon and Tiger

 

Dragon and Tiger

 

Dragon and Tiger joining their essences in the alchemical tripod. Note that the dragon (a symbol of the Yang, male principle) is mounted by a girl (True Yin within Yang), and vice versa the tiger (a symbol of the Yin, female principle) is mounted by a boy (True Yang within Yin). Source: Xingming guizhi (Principles of Balanced Cultivation of Nature and Existence).