3 Fascinating Healing Tools Still Used Today


Today, alternative healing methods are a very popular alternative to modern medicine. There are several different kinds. We’ll discuss three popular ones here.

Healing Gongs

This source illustrates how gongs have been used for meditation, prayer, ceremonies, and rituals since at least the Bronze Age. Today, they’re still used in vibrational therapy, sound meditation, and yoga for transformational healing. Scientifically, it has been found that electrons become highly charged electromagnetically and form a field called Plasmon, or plasma. Those who happen to be listening to the gong happen to be in the field.

From the gongs’ metal, the electrons join other atoms. When the vibrations fade, the electrons then detach from the other atoms and go back to their original state. They collapse entirely when the sound comes to a complete stop.

Gongs are believed to be especially good for dissonance, or a lack of agreement between the real truth and what the individual wants to believe. The sound of the gong is believed to create a meditation moment of nonseparation between the player, the listener, and the gong’s sound.


Although many people only think of magnets used for refrigerators, speakers, or other electronic devices, there are many forms of healing that utilize magnets. This source talks about how magnets have been used as a healing tools for over 2,000 years, dating back to China. There have been several research studies on them. For example, they’re known to reduce swelling if used on the inflamed area immediately after the injury or manifestation.

Researchers from the University of Virginia set out to study magnets’ effects on the circulation of rats. They found that the magnets triggered the constricted blood vessels to dilate and relax so that the blood flow could easily increase. This article explains that constricted or over-dilated blood vessels can be a major cause of swelling. Magnets are able to help oxygenate the tissue within the body. As a result, the researchers came to the conclusion that magnets are safe to use with other treatments in retirement communities and sports injuries.


Meditation has many healing benefits. Meditation is actually resting the mind in silence to allow it time to recover from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Unlike what a lot of people think, however, it doesn’t involve emptying the thoughts from the mind. Instead, it involves letting the thoughts pass without reacting to them.

The Dalai Lama himself has been engaged in some very insightful dialogues about meditations with scientists and brain researchers from Harvard, MIT, and others. Until the last decade or so, those conversations were always held privately. Now that they’re held publicly, many people find them very fascinating. This article discusses how centering oneself and listening to their internal workings has been scientifically proven to help people.

The above listed alternative healing methods are very popular. However, this is far from an exhaustive list. For example, there are herbal medicines, Reiki, Prana breathing, and more If you think that alternative healing is something you’d like to try, then it’s a matter of finding the one that’s the most fitting for you.

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