What is Acupressure? – Complete Information about Acupressure
Acupressure is a technique to heal many types of pains and diseases occurs in Human Body. Acupressure is an art to touch the Energy Points on surface of Body to connect with Energy Flow and heal the different disorders of Patient’s Body. Acupressure is a very old art of put firm pressure on various selected points of Human Body that are connected to the Immune System. Acupressure not only helps in healing the pains but also prevents further diseases and relaxes the body. Acupressure was found almost five to six thousand years ago.
What is Acupressure?
Acupressure is the way to firmly press the key points of Muscles to heal the pain of a certain part by regulating the Flow of Energy in Human Body. The word “Acu” means Needle and “Pressure” means heaviness. Acupressure means to force to a certain spot on body-muscle that gives pain of touch of Needle. Acupressure does not give too much pressure or pain, rather it works on healing of pain as convenient to the Patient. Acupressure cures the pains and aches of Human Body in a natural way. That is why it has No Side Effects. Acupressure is an ancient technique to regulate the Energy Flow with light pressure on Surface of Pathways on body.
Acupressure and Acupuncture
Acupressure and Acupuncture both use same points on Surface of Human Body for healing the problems. But Acupuncture is applied through Needle and Acupressure is applied through Pressure of Hand (Especially by Thumb and Fingers). Acupressure gives pressure to such points that results in Releasing Muscular Aches, Enhance Blood Circulation and gives relaxation to the Human Body.
Acupressure is generally said that in a Chinese Medicine Method, but it was firstly discovered in India which latterly disappeared. Acupressure nowadays has many methods as Reflexology, Meridian and Sujok Therapy. Reflexology is an American invention, Meridian is Chinese invention while Sujok is discovered by Korea. All these are parts of Acupressure in different methods.
Firstly, a method of Acupressure was established in America which was named Jhonology. Latterly the Jhonology was made easier an named as Reflexology. Madam Yuni Singam has discovered the Reflexology Acupressure Technique. There are four types of Reflexology,
1.Foot Reflexology, 2.Hand Reflexology, 3.Face Reflexology and 4.Ear Reflexology.
The main reason behind occurrence of any Disease in Human Body is Imbalance of Flow of Energy. Any part of the Body where the Energy cannot reach in enough amounts becomes ill. When Blood is lacking from Body, the Body Cells starts shouting and those shouting come out as pain. We generally call that pain, Disease.
The Acupressure method Meridian was invented in China. Meridian Method says that Human Body functions with Bio-energy Circulation. That means there is a system of Flow of Energy in Human Body rather than Blood Circulation system. According to this method there are 12 Meridians or Channels in Human Body. In Meridian method the points are situated near Elbow, Knees, Fingertips and Toes. And there is a point at each meridian that is connected with an Organ. The Meridian Acupressure method works on these points to enhance the Bio-energy Circulation in Body and to heal the relevant pain or ache.
Sujok Acupressure Therapy was discovered in Korea. The Sujok Therapy was invented by Professor Park Jae Woo, a Philosopher. The therapy Sujok has two Korean words “Su” and “jok”. The word “Su” means Hand and “Jok” means Foot. That means the Sujok therapy heals the diseases of Human Body through points on Hand and Foot. Sujok is divided into Six types like Six-Ki Therapy, Auricular Therapy, Head Correspondence Therapy, M-Particle Therapy, Color Chakra Acupuncture. Sujok Therapy is helpful in treatment of many critical diseases in Organs of Human Body like Kidney, Lungs, Heart, Liver, Brain, etc. Sujok can also heal the common ailments like Constipation, Acidity, Obesity etc.
This all the information about Acupressure is best of our knowledge and research. Please consult your family Physician before trying Acupressure method.