Kung-Fu, or Tauist Medical Gymnastics, by John Dudgeon, , at sacred-texts.com
No. 24.—Han Hsiang-tse’s (#) * Figure for nourishing Man's Heart (#).To cure curvature of the lumbar spine and shaking (palsy) of the head.
In one work the Figure is designated—"The Dragon wagging his Tail."—For the cure of lumbago. Soup for expanding the small blood-vessels.
177:* One of the Eight Immortals of Tauist fable, and an ardent votary of transcendental study. He was a pupil of the patriarch Lü, Mayers says, "and having been carried up to the supernatural peach tree of the Genii he fell from its branches, and in descending entered upon the state of immortality."