“Spin Doctors”: A New Paradigm Theorizing the Mechanism of Bioenergy Healing. Benford, M. S., Journal of Theoretics June/July 1999 1 (2)
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The torsion field theory takes a modified form of the original electron-positron model of the Dirac sea: the vacuum’s energy field is viewed as a system of rotating wave packets of electrons and positrons (rather than a sea of electron-positron pairs). Where the wave packets are mutually embedded, the field is electrically neutral. If the spins of the embedded packets have the opposite sign, the system is compensated not only in charge, but also in classical spin and magnetic moment. “The concept of quantums as electron-positron pairs was used by M. Broido independently of G. Bjorken. Simultaneously, Ya. Zeldovich demonstrated that presence of an electromagnetic field in Vacuum* (quantum vacuum) results in generation of electron-positron pairs, thus producing non-zero vacuum energy regarded as field energy. The relation between electromagnetism and Vacuum fluctuation was also noted by L. Rivlin.”3 Such a system is said to create a “phyton” of which a dense ensemble of phytons are said to approximate a simplified model of the Vacuum field.
When the phytons are spin-compensated, their orientation within the ensemble is arbitrary. But when a charge q is the source of disturbance, the action produces a charge polarization of the Vacuum, as prescribed by quantum electrodynamics. When a mass m is the source of disturbance, the phytons produce symmetrical oscillations along the axis given by the direction of the disturbance. The Vacuum then enters a state characterized by the oscillation of the phytons along their longitudinal spin-polarization; this is interpreted as a gravitational field (G- field). The gravitational field is thus the result of Vacuum decompensation arising at its point of polarization, which is an idea that was originally introduced by the well-known Russian scientist, Sakharov.
Akimov et al.3 go further by following a thesis advanced by physicist Roger Penrose,9 that phytons represent the Vacuum equations in the spinor form and thereby obtain a system of nonlinear spinor equations where two component spinors represent the potential of torsion fields. These equations can describe charged as well as neutral quantum and classical particles. They thus allow that the Vacuum field is disturbed not only by charge and mass, but also by classical spin. In that event the phytons oriented in the same direction as the spin of the disturbance keep their orientation. Those opposite to the spin of the source undergo inversion; then the local region of the Vacuum transits into a state of transverse spin polarization. This gives the “spin field” (S- field), viewed as a condensate of Fermion pairs.
The dynamic interaction of positive and negative particles, with their resident charge, mass and spin characteristics, defines matter as we see it as well as the underlying forces. Intentional distortion of the zero-point field (ZPF), or Vacuum, subsequently modifies these parameters. If the substance is unbalanced and in a state of disequilibrium, then the bioenergy of the healer’s interaction with the ZPF will serve to balance the energy scales and return the substance to equilibrium.
In keeping with this theory, Akimov et al.3 view the Vacuum as a physical medium that can assume various polarization states. Given charge polarization, the Vacuum is manifested as the electromagnetic field. Given matter polarization, it is manifested as the gravitational field. And given spin polarization, the Vacuum manifests as a spin field. All fundamental fields known to physics correspond to specific Vacuum polarization states.
IV. Characteristics of the torsion field
G.I. Shipov showed that besides the two known long-range physical fields, electromagnetic and gravitational, there exists a third long-range field: the torsion field. The torsion field is an extremely unusual entity. First of all, the theoretical upper limit for the speed of torsion waves is estimated to be not less than 109 c, where c is the speed of light in a Vacuum. Second, torsion fields may be able to propagate in a region of space which is not limited by the light cone. That means that torsion fields are able to propagate not only in the future but in the past as well. Third, torsion fields may transmit information without transmitting energy. Fourth, torsion fields are not required to follow the superposition principle.10
Torsion fields are generated by spin (considering classical spin) or by angular momentum. There exist both right and left torsion fields (depending on the spin orientation). As the location of the atoms within a molecule and their spin orientation is due to their underlying physical characteristics, the superposition of torsion fields generated by the atomic and nuclear spins of each molecule determines the intensity of torsion field in the space surrounding the molecule as a whole. While an amorphous or nonaligned substance would therefore not have such an aggregate effect, a substance with aligned molecules (i.e. crystal) would have an aggregate effect in terms of its torsion field. The superposition of all these torsion fields determines the intensity and spatial configuration of the characteristic torsion field of that substance. Thus, each substance possesses its own characteristic torsion field.
The property which is open to influence by torsion fields is spin. The structure of the torsion field of every object can be changed by the influence of an external torsion field. As a result of such an influence, the new configuration of the torsion field will be fixed as a metastable state (as a polarized state) and will remain intact even after the source of the external torsion field is moved to another area of space. Thus torsion fields of certain spatial configuration can be “recorded” on any physical or biological object.
The following fundamentally important fact should be emphasized. In the framework of the theory of electro-torsion interactions, it is shown that if electrostatic or electromagnetic fields exist in some region of space, then there always exists torsion fields in that region of space. Electrostatic or electromagnetic fields without a torsion component do not exist. On the strict level this is shown by G.I. Shipov.11 Strong torsion fields are generated by high electrical potentials and by devices with organized circular or spiral electromagnetic processes.
According to Panov et al.,11 “Gravitation and torsion fields manifest themselves as they are; whereas, electromagnetic fields always contain a torsion component and this is an essential fact. Torsion fields will appear in both electrostatic and electromagnetic radiation. Inability to understand this has often been the cause of fruitless attempts to explain many of the phenomena related to sources of electromagnetic radiation in terms of purely electromagnetic phenomena.”11
It is further supportive of the theory linking the gamma radiation fluctuations observed during healing energy therapy sessions and torsion fields when one considers how torsion fields are monitored. “An alternative procedure for detecting and estimating torsion field has been proposed recently, consisting in measurement of natural radioactive background with some kind of ionizing radiation sensor. Placing a pulse counting device (Geiger or solid-state scintillation counter) in the area exposed to torsion field one can obtain a corresponding estimate of the field. Sensitivity of ionizing radiation sensors is several orders of magnitude higher than that of quartz ones, but the latter are more stable as compared to sensors of all other types.”11 Thus, what has been observed in repeated experimental tests monitoring gamma count fluctuations during alternative healing sessions may be directly related to torsion fields…to be continued.