I just lost a few brain cells listening to a Youtube Sifu explain how chi is the result of the “radiation of the cerebrospinal fluid” and the “static electricity generated by moving the fascia and storing it in the organs.” George Lucas would be proud to have such an imagination.

For a very good look at how it is that “chi masters” sell this idea to their students, and how it is that those students continue to believe, check out the link below.

How People are Fooled by Ideomotor Action

And Here is an eloquent denunciation of chi by martial Tai Chi practitioner Joanna Zorya.