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Maybe a starting point is that both IP and Qi involve the body as seen from a holistic point of view, rather than a sum of parts. It's like those 3-D cross-eyed posters that were all the rage a long time ago...you have to sort of defocus to see the dinosaur or shark jumping out to devour you.
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