Tag: therapy

Fire Cupping in Cambodia

In Khmer (Cambodian) culture there is a range of different massage and healing techniques, some very similar to what you’ll see in other parts of Asia. One of those common techniques is cupping, or fire cupping as it sometimes known and shown in this video. There several other types of cupping, but in Cambodia, this is certainly the most widespread… Read more →

Types of Chinese Massage

The art of Chinese massage is one of removing imbalances and balancing Qi that flows through the body, and in particular through different meridians.   What is Qi? In simple terms, Qi can be described as lifeforce or energy. It lies at the root of Chinese Traditional Medicine along with Yin and Yang.   What are meridians? The meridian system… Read more →