True Health starts with the activation of Life Energy, the Healing Power within.

Welcome to the website of John Diamond, M.D.

For almost fifty years Dr. Diamond (1934-2021) was a pioneer in the field of holistic healing. His work offers a powerful approach to health and life based around the concept of Life Energy, the Healing Power within. It combines a wide array of medical, cultural, spiritual and philosophical practices into an integrated, dynamic whole.

On this website you can learn about Dr. Diamond’s work, life, and his approach to many topics relating to holistic health.


—Reflections of a Healer

“On Aesthetic Empathy”

Empathy: identification with another’s feelings. (From the Greek pathos, feeling). The German philosopher Theodor Lipps propounded a theory of aesthetic empathy: “Art appreciation depends on the viewer’s ability to project his personality into the object.” Read More »

“To Paint from the Hara”

To paint
from the Center,
the Hara,
the Muse:
the Buddha-Nature,
the Soul,
the Womb of Love.

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“The Difference Between Shakespeare and Euripides”

The difference between Shakespeare and Euripides is that the former believed the plays were by him. Whereas Euripides believed they were through him. Read More »
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