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The TCM acupunture point shen dao - 神道 - shén dào
(Du Mai 11)

Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

shén dào

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Du Mai 11,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( shen dao / shén dào ) with pronunciation (English translation: Du Mai 11 )
For obtaining stroke order animations, visit the links to the individual characters below.
神道 ( shen dao / shén dào ) is composed of these characters*: (shen) , (dao)

*Clicking on one of these characters will take you to the "normal" Han Trainer Dictionary for Chinese Language.
The modern (simplified) Chinese characters of shén dào are identical with the traditional characters displayed above.
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Governing Vessel (Du Mai)

Meaning of of this acupuncture point's individual characters
as well as interpretation of the entire term in context with TCM

spirit  |  way  |  way of the spirit

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