orgone energy


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or′gone en`ergy


n.
a vital, nonmaterial element claimed by Wilhelm Reich to have healing powers for human beings.
[1945–50]
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His wood and metal orgone boxes were supposed to concentrate the orgone energy to create better orgasms and even cure cancer and other diseases.
Such terms have been proposed by Wilhelm Reich as Orgone energy [23]; von Reichenbach as the Od [24], among others.
She spent years studying belly dancing and making Middle Eastern dance costumes, and now pursues the study of Orgone energy, proposed in the 1930s as a universal and healing life force by Wilhelm Reich.
He also focuses on Reich's major reassessment of Freudian doctrines of the libido into an ideology of orgone energy and its biologically-based potential for enhancing bodily and emotional health.
As Reich describes the scene in his 1952 Orgone Energy Bulletin,
Orgonomy is the science of orgone energy that includes medical orgonomy, orgone biology, orgone physics, sociology, meteorology, etc.
Armoring is a blockage to the flow of normal biological energy, which Reich came to term Orgone Energy because of its intimate relationship to organic life and function.
As for Kimball's assertion that Reich's discovery of a cosmic energy, orgone energy, was "nonsense" and fraudulent, not only has serious scientific investigation replicated Reich's work, but mainstream science is also knocking at the door.