In chinese medicne, 'CHI' is ther term for the universal energy, or the energy that permeates everything.
The concept of 'CHI' extends beyond the physical body, To the subtle energies that activate all human functions, Including emotions and thought unbealanced 'CHI' causes you to become emotionally agitated and distressed, balanced CHI causes you emotions to become sniitg and more satisfying, From the perspective of thought when your mental CHI becomes more refined, spritual CHI makes it more possible for us to personally enter into higher states consciousness which lie at the heart of religious experience.
'CHI' embodies antithetical qualities it can be used for healing, or it can be used for breaking stones, Tai Chi and other forms of Taoist martial and healing arts help you develop subtle chi - energy. In the Tai Chi form, the mind initiates the flow of 'CHI', which in turn, initiates each movement. Each movement in - turn intensifies the 'CHI'. Thus there is a synergistic effect that greatly escalates the flow of 'CHI' over time.