Archive for the ‘Acupuncture’ Category


I demonstrated Shiraku Acupuncture ( 刺絡:Japanese blood letting), Shonishin (小児鍼:Child needling), kyutoshin (灸頭鍼:Moxa on the top of needle) and Kashin (火鍼:Fire needling) at NZSATCM on the 1st of September.



Yokohama University of Pharmacy News

The news shows that Hajime Komatsu talked about ‘Kampo Medicine and Hara Diagnosis’ at NZRA Annual Conference and NZSATCM.

Link here


I talked about Kampo Medicine and Abdominal Palpation at the New Zealand School of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine on the 11th of August.


Shiraku Method

I demonstrated ‘Shiraku’ which is Japanese blood letting technique,
it is shown on the website.

=> Yokohama University of Pharmacy News

NZRA Wellington Peer Group Meeting 2

I’ll demonstrate the Japanese blood letting and Hara Palpation once more.

Time: 3.00pm to 5.00pm, 11 July
Venue: Newtown Acupuncture Centre, 80 Riddiford Street, Newtown, Wellington

See more =>

We provide …

We provide Kampo Medicine (Traditional Japanese Medicine), Japanese Acupuncture, Shiatsu Massage (Acupressure), Cupping, Moxibustion, Japanese Tea Ceremony and other dietary and therapeutic exercise advice.

NZRA Wellington Peer Group Meeting

I’ll present Japanese Style Acupuncture, Hara diagnosis and a blood letting technique.

NZRA website >> here