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Home > Education > Theory > Meridian System >  Large Intestine Meridian

The Large Intestine (Colon) Meridian

By Yang, Jwing-Ming

Large Intestine Channel image

A. Course:

Course #1: (1). Index finger (Shangyang, LI-1) -(2). Wrist -(3). Elbow - (4). Shoulder Joint - (5,. Governing vessel at Dazhui (Gv-14) - (6). Supraclavicular Fossa (Quepen, S-12) - (7). Lung - (8). Diaphragm (9). Large intestine.

Course #2: (6). Supraclavicular fossa - (10). Neck - (11). Cheek - (12). Lower Gum - (13). Renzhong (Gv-26) - (14). Side of the nose (Yingxiang, LI-20).

B. Related Viscera:

Large intestine (Pertaining Organ), lung, and stomach.

C. Cavities:

Shangyang (LI-1), Erjian (LI-2), Sanjian (LI-3), Hegu (LI-4), Yangx; (LI-S), Pianli (LI-G), Wenliu (LI-7), Xianlian (LI-8), Shanglian (LI-9), Shousanli (LI-10), Quchi (LI-11), Zhouliao (LI-12), Hand-Wuli (LI-13), Binao (LI-14), Jianyu (LI-15), Jugu (LI-16), Tianding (LI-17), Futu (LI-18), Heliao (LI-19), and Yingxiang (LI-20).

From the book entitled "Chinese Qigong Massage", YMAA Publication Center, Jamaica Plain.

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