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Acupuncture Conception Vessel Meridian

Acupuncture Conception Vessel Meridian

The Conception Vessel is one of the standard nomenclatures of the eight extra meridians. It goes along the middle of the abdomen and chest, passes through the cheek and enters under the eye socket. It meets all the Yin meridians, and is thus called “the sea of the Yin Meridians.”It is responsible for receiving and bearing the qi of the Yin meridians.

Acupuncture Conception Vessel Meridian
Acupuncture Conception Vessel Meridian

The Conception Vessel is considered to be one of the eight extra meridians. It is a yin meridian that consists of 24 points. It originates at the centre of the perineum and runs cephalad along the anterior midline of the torso until it reaches the head where it continues it continues over the face terminating at the centre of the mentolabial groove directly below the lip. The Conception Vessel represents the convergence of all the yin meridians.

Acupuncture Conception Vessel Meridian
Acupuncture Conception Vessel Meridian

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