Dr. Manfred Kubny is a renowned sinologist in the field of Traditional Chinese Life Sciences, having focused his academic studies since the 80s on classical Chinese language, history, literature, theory and practice in this area.
Manfred Kubny was born in 1959 and obtained a PhD in sinology from Ludwig-Maximilian University (LMU) at Munich, Germany (with major in sinology and minors in japanology and the history of medicine). He has additional studies in musicology.
He is a research fellow at the Horst-Görtz Foundation for the Theory, History and Ethics of Chinese Life Sciences. Dr. Kubny is also a visiting professor at the National University of Natural Medicine - College of Classical Chinese Medicine in Portland (Oregon) USA since 2008.
Dr. Kubny is an expert in the history, theory and practice of the Traditional Chinese Sciences, specializing in Fate Science. He is fluent in Chinese and has been initiated into the methods of Taiji Quan, Feng Shui, and Traditional Chinese Astrology (Bazi Suanming) by Chinese masters.
He is one of the few Western experts able to read and interpret the visionary texts of classical and modern Chinese literature in the original language. As a result of 10 years of research in the original Chinese sources, Dr. Kubny created the very first textbook of Bazi Suanming in any Western language.
Manfred Kubny is renown throughout the world as an expert for the theory and practice of the Traditional Chinese Sciences. His philosophy is to transfer the contents of Chinese know-how as unadulterated as possible and as close as possible to the meaning of the Chinese original source into Western languages. Dr. Kubny produces works with the seal of professional and cultural authenticity.