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The TCM acupunture point shen men - 神門 - shén mén
(Heart 7)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

shén mén

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Heart 7,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( shen men / shén mén ) with pronunciation (English translation: Heart 7 )

For obtaining stroke order animations, visit the links to the individual characters below.
神門 ( shen men / shén mén ) is composed of these characters*: (shen) , (men)

*Please note that these are simplified (not traditional) characters. Clicking on one of these characters will take you to the "normal" Han Trainer Dictionary for Chinese Language.
神門 ( shen men / shén mén ) in modern (simplified) characters
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Heart Meridian

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

spirit  |  gate  |  gate to the soul

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