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Chengguang BL6: Nomenclature, Location, Functions, Indications

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Chengguang BL6: Nomenclature, Location, Functions, Indications

Chengguang BL6: Nomenclature, Location, Functions, Indications
February 05
15:38 2019
Chengguang is at the vertex of the head, 2.5 cun directly above the midpoint of the anterior hairline and 1.5 cun lateral to the midline.

Chengguang-BL6

Nomenclature:

Cheng : to receive Guang: brightness
Chengguang is at the vertex of the head, where brightness is easily perceived.
Point: BL6
Chinese Name: 承光
Name: Chengguang
English Name/Meaning: Receiving Light
Pinyin: chéng guāng
Han Geul 한글: seung gwang 승광
Romaji: shō kō?
Vietnamese:Thừa quang

Location:

2.5 cun directly above the midpoint of the anterior hairline and 1.5 cun lateral to the midline.

Functions and indications of Chengguang:

Brightens eyes and clears heat,so is beneficial in apical headache, heaviness in head, dizziness, vomiting, blurring of vision, nasal obstruction.

Method:

Transverse insertion 0.5 to 1 cun.

Remarks:

  • Good for eye and nose.
  • One of the best points for the blurring of vision.

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