Fostering the Taoist tradition through cultivation, education, & the Arts

 

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Chinese New Year Celebration

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You and your guests are cordially invited to attend Taoist Studies Institute’s

2015

Fundraising Dinner & Auction

Welcome the Year of the Goat

held at the Institute

Saturday, February 21st from 5:30~9:30pm

~ The Evening’s Offerings will include ~

A Sumptuous Chinese Feast prepared by Dr. Wu Hai Feng

Silent Auction

Calligraphy Demonstration

Martial Arts Performance

Live Music

Yang Sheng Spring Retreat

 

Instructor: Harrison Moretz

 February 27,  9:00 am – March 1,  4:00 pm

Location: Sanctuary

Yang Shèng is the art and science of nourishing life, living in accord with nature.

As we move into the winter season it becomes especially important to pay attention to storing and nourishing.

This retreat will include Yang Shèng cooking and foods with emphasis on seasonal appropriateness.

Practices presented will include; Qigong for health and longevity, napping and sleeping Qigong as well as Yang Shèng theory.Daily practice.

 

Hunyuan Gong Intensive

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Instructor: Harrison Moretz

February 8th 9:30 – Noon

In this intensive we will explore the principles and theory of the Hun Yuan Gong set.

Detailed instruction will be given breaking down the body mechanics of the movement, use of intent, and methods to make the practice more efficacious.

 Hun Yuan Gong is the most important of the Qigong methods in the Hun Yuan system. This method gathers Qi from the environment and uses it to augment our prenatal Qi (our genetic inheritance). To this end, the methods open the Qi-channels of the body and establish the Danqiao or Dantian, the energetic openings in the body where the qi, essence and spirit are cultivated.

Hun Yuan Gong promotes health, prolongs life, deepens stillness, and increases internal strength.