Qi Gong

Qi Gong is an ancient form of energy cultivation and circulation

Qi Gong is an ancient art, which is thought to have given birth to many of the Chinese sciences, such as Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Herbalism.

The word Qi Gong simply translates as “Energy Work”. Qi Gong is a way to cultivate and circulate internal energy.

Qi Gong is similar to Yoga and Tai Chi in that it involves postures, movements, breathing and meditation for healing and health promotion.

Qi Gong is unique in that it is more energy and movement focused than most forms of Yoga, and does not involve holding difficult postures. Qi Gong science is the foundation from which Tai Chi was developed, the focus is on fundamental well-being and self-healing.

At last count, there were over 450 forms of Qi Gong being taught in China. It is generally said that it has five major schools, Medical, Martial arts, Buddhist, Taoist and Confucian. Another way Qi Gong is classified is into Active and Passive Qi Gong – the latter being mainly still postures emphasising meditation.

 

Upcoming Qi Gong events:

New Term Tuesday Nights – unfortunately cancelled to comply with COVID-19 lockdown policy

We can offer you outdoor private lessons. $80 for 30 mins. Your lesson can be video recorded for you so that you can review it. 

Drop us a line to register your interest in private lessons. Then we can set up a time…

We are also looking into online Qi Gong training options, however in person training is far better. Once again, drop us a line to register your interest.

In this class you will learn movement, breathing & stillness exercises.  Booking essential.

David Shepherd is super experienced & will be teaching this class.

Click here to read more about the instructor.

Call us on 9486 5966 to inquire.

 

 

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