Golden Elixir Press is pleased to announce the publication of
Cultivating the Tao: Taoism and Internal Alchemy
by Liu Yiming (1734-1821)
Divided into 26 short chapters, this book provides a comprehensive overview of the basic principles of Taoism and an introduction to Taoist Internal Alchemy, or Neidan, written by one of the most important masters of this tradition.
|Chart of the Fire Phases
A chart drawn in the year 1284, showing correspondences among spatial directions and temporal cycles.
|Dragon and Tiger
Dragon and Tiger joining their essences in the alchemical tripod.
|The Yellow Court
A chart of the symbolic center of the human being.
|The Body as a Mountain
The human body represented as a mountain.