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Trust Them, Meditate Them

Image Trust Them, Meditate Them Mudras or the magical hand positions are considered so very important as it is said that our hands are full of our karmic energy, while our fingers are like plugs that help exchange energy between our  pranic  force (life energy) and the universal cosmic energy.  It thus can influence the  pranic  energy – further branching out into mental, physical, emotional and spiritual energies. Are you acquainted with your fingers? The strength, the power within them … Everything in the universe, including humans, are made up of the elements of fire, air, earth, water, and space. For you to know, m any cultures from around the world, including those based in China, Japan, India, and elsewhere, these hand actions are used in therapy which in turn help in restoring health. But, the duration to perform the therapeutic mudras varies with each one of them.   After the cure is done, they are supposed