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By Stefan Stenudd

In all the pieces of the area, already hundreds of thousands of years in the past, people have speculated approximately a few type of existence strength. In China it really is known as qi (also spelled chi), in India prana, in historical Greece pneuma, in Latin spiritus, and in Hebrew ruach. There are enormous quantities of existence strength ideals, that have many similarities.
This encyclopedia provides and explains all of them. within the creation, far-off origins of human inspiration are traced, studying how non secular ideals and existence strength rules emerged, and the way they have been constructed via time.

Stefan Stenudd is a Swedish writer and historian of rules, who researches the idea styles of fantasy ordinarily and production myths particularly. He has written a ebook in regards to the cosmological and mythological rules of the Greek philosophers, and one in regards to the chinese language lifestyles power Qi. He has additionally written books concerning the peaceable martial artwork aikido. He has practiced that artwork for greater than 35 years. Aikido, too, advanced from rules of a lifestyles energy.

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