The Child in Neidan

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The Neidan Child


The Child, a common representation of the Elixir in Taoist Internal alchemy.

Source: Jinye huandan yinzheng tu
(Pictures for the Verification of the Return of the Golden Liquor to the Cinnabar Field),
by Longmei zi, early 13th century.