life force Tag

Vitality is a word that refers to one’s life force or energy level, depending on the context. In new age thought, it has direct effects on our health. Learn more...

Qi energy is the vital force that gives life to all living things according to some Chinese philosophies, most notably Taoism. Learn more...

Pneuma, according to Greek and Stoic philosophy, was the substance that made up our souls. It was later used to describe the nature of the Holy Spirit. Learn more...

Orgone energy is an esoteric force that was theorized by Willhelm Reich, who invented numerous popular devices before being disgraced as a quack. Learn more...

Biofield energy is a postulated energy field that surrounds living things. The term was coined by a committee to give scientific credence to vital energy. Learn more...

Auras are fields of energy that are thought to surround living things. There are numerous models and theories as to the nature of this field. Learn more...

Kriya yoga is a meditation-based practice popularized by Paramahansa Yogananda that can help one reach spiritual enlightenment. Learn more...

Esoteric healing is a broad field of healing methods that lie outside conventional western medicine. These often have an energy manipulation component. Learn more...

Energy healing is a collection of processes for fixing problems with the body’s vital energy system. These include Reiki, Theta, and Pranic healing. Learn more...

Reiki healing is a form of energy healing originating in Japan that has since become one of the most widely practiced in the world. Learn more...