This is a term used to classify the variety of ways for Cultivators to train their soul force. There are many different styles and types. It is important for a demon spiritualist to carefully choose a cultivation technique that matches their soul realm form and attribute, making the training more effective.
A cultivation techniques include both martial arts and a meditation with chants. The meditation is used to absorb the energy from heaven and earth, known as qi (more info), and move it through the bodies meridians (more info) in order to strengthen their soul realms. Even with just a little cultivation the body is greatly strengthened, allowing it to go without sleep for several days. It also allows practitioners to develop an almost perfect memory.
After reaching the first stage of soul force practice, the soul realm begins to strengthen and surge.
|Stages of Cultivation||Notes|
|"heart and soul as one"||first stage of cultivation|
|"mind and body as one"||silver rank demon spiritualist, forms a powerful six sense|
|"virtuous as water"||let go of emotional ties and distanced oneself from worldly affairs|
Known Cultivation Techniques:
These are techniques that uses Soul Force in a unique way. Many of these are very mysterious and rarely known. Unlike Cultivation Techniques, where a person only uses one, an individual might use many different special techniques. Many of these are considered forbidden techniques and are only used as a last resort.
|Secret Soul||Nie Li|
|Soul Reversal||Not used (mentioned by Nie Li)|
|Soul Separating||Nie Li|
|Berserker’s Heart||Unnamed Black Gold rank expert of the Dark Guild|
|Great Change Heavenly Calculation||Emperor Kong Ming|
|Scarlet Body Refining||Sikong Hongyue|
|Spiritual Constellation||Demon Lord, Long Sha, Gui Sha|
|Soul Refining||Not used (mentioned by Nie Li and Ye Shuo)|
|Demon Spirit Devouring||Nie Li (his friends are part of it also)|
|Divine Blood||Wu Yue|
|Soul Array||Triggered by the Thunder God’s Meteorite Sword and the Demon Spirit Devouring Technique|
|Fog of Misleading||Unknown|
|Heavenly God||Nie Li|
|Divine Stream||Nie Li|
|Heavenly Peace||Mingyue Wushuang|
|Sound Gathering||Heavenly Axis Realm expert of Gu Heng|
|Daozang Secret Command||Not used (mentioned by Ancestral Master Daozang)|
|Gargantuan Intent Divine Technique||Emperor Tian Yuan|
|Magic Note of Heaven and Earth||Ying Yueru|