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About jsjnashville

A central hub for information about Jin Shin Jyutsu Self-Help classes, study groups, and training seminars in the Nashville, TN area

This blog is moving!

Dear JSJNashville Blog subscribers, I’m in the process of migrating this blog over to a new website, and here is my latest blog entry: https://sarahwoodsjsj.wordpress.com/2018/02/18/the-mother-healing-from-flu/ If you would like to continue to receive my blog posts via email, please subscribe to … Continue reading

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Overcoming Fear

Building a new life in Hawaii is not as easy as it might appear (based on U.S. media about Hawaii). The sharks (challenges) of life are everywhere. The lifeforce energy is so powerful here that everything seems to be exaggerated. … Continue reading

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Reflections

Last night, I pulled Mana card 11 – Ka Wai A Ka Pililiko. I learned that this card means, “(The Water of the Reflected Image) Reflection.” It is associated with the chants (in English): Yours is the essence, O God, … Continue reading

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Christmas Wishes

If you celebrate Christmas, Merry Christmas! Seemed to be an intense one for a lot of people this year, including myself. 17 is the number of Spirit in Jin Shin Jyutsu, and 18 is the number of body consciousness and human … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice and the Big Breath of Life

Last night, I was feeling the Winter Solstice energies pretty strongly. It felt like things were being removed that were no longer needed, and things that I needed were being added to my understanding. I know that is extremely vague, … Continue reading

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Mystery

In every Jin Shin Jyutsu 5-Day Basic Seminar, we are taught that everything starts from the Void, the 9th Depth. The 9th Depth condenses down into the Dot (the 8th Depth), and so on….Creation begins. Endlessly. Last night at the … Continue reading

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Bridges

This morning, some very, very dear friends packed up my apartment in Nashville, took things over to my parents’ house to store until I can get back and deal with them (thanks, Dad!), and organized the rest so that some … Continue reading

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Birthplace of the Cosmic Mother

I’m in Hawaii, on the Big Island. I came here on a 10-day retreat and wound up staying longer. How long, I don’t know. I’m working out the details right now, but it feels right to me to stay, and … Continue reading

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Playing with the Mudras

Jiro Murai, who experienced the Art of Jin Shin Jyutsu in his own body while meditating in a terminal condition, utilized finger poses “to prove to himself that they were effective in clearing all circulatory blockages” (Mary Burmeister, Introducing Jin … Continue reading

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Deep Skin Healing

About two years ago, I had a basal cell carcinoma removed from my forehead, near my hairline. It was in the neighborhood of Safety Energy Lock 20 (about an inch above the eyebrow). The doctor said, “See you for the … Continue reading

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