Fengfu (English translation: Wind Palace)
On the back of the neck, 1.0 cun directly above
the midpoint of the posterior hairline, directly below the external occipital
protuberance, in the depression between m. trapezius of both sides.
Crossing point of the Du and Yang Wei Vessels
Window of the Sky point
Sea of Marrow point
- Post-apoplexy aphasia, hemiplegia, manic
- Neck pain and rigidity, vertigo, sore throat
Dispels Wind, calms the Shen, clears the head, benefits the head and neck.
Perpendicular or oblique insertion downward .5 - 1.0 cun, do not puncture
Deeper is the
medulla oblongata; strict attention must be paid to the needle angle and depth.