Our beloved Michio Kushi, a leader and a pioneer in the macrobiotic community, offers today’s inspiration. All these, and more precious information, can be found in his book “Macrobiotic Diet”, edited by Alex Jack.
DIETARY ORDER ACCORDING TO YIN AND YANG
Food is the mode of evolution, the way one species transforms into another. To eat is to take in the whole environment: sunlight, soil, water and air. The classification of foods into categories of yin and yang is essential for the development of a balanced diet. Different factors in the growth and structure of foods indicate whether the food is predominantly yin or yang.