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25–27 May Bank Holiday: Shifu Liu’s Qi Gong and Chen Taijiquan London Workshop

May 25 @ 10:00 - May 27 @ 17:00

Qi Gong and Chen Taijiquan, three days training with Shifu Liu over the Whitsun Bank Holiday.

25 – 27 May

Times
Saturday 10:00 to 17:00 • Sunday 10:00 to 15:30 • Monday 10:00 to 17:00

Venues
Saturday 25 May: St Paul’s Church Hall, Camden Square, London, NW1 9XG
Sunday & Monday 26-27 May: Islington Chinese Association 21 Hatchard Road, London N19 4NG

Welcome to Tai Ji Circle’s Three Day Whitsun Tai Chi training Seminar with Shifu Liu Quanjun.
Relax, don’t worry and enjoy!

This is an important workshop for all levels of qi gong and taiji practitioner with an emphasis on Nei Gong, or internal training which is an essential aspect of qi gong and taiji practice. During this three day workshop, Shifu Liu wishes his students to build and feel the movement and flow of internal energy, as well as improving our posture, coordination and balance. All the training, especially the Qi Gong practice with sounds and movement will support the internal organs, in particular the ‘wood’ element which corresponds to the liver, and the Spring season. This will help us to prepare for the ‘fire’ element of the Summer as we change seasons.

Morning Qi Gong Sessions
The morning sessions will cover different aspects of Da Bei Qi Gong training, starting at the introductory level and building on nei gong practice over the three days to take in the moving Da Bei Qi Gong form and working with Da Bei Healing sounds for the internal organs.

Afternoon Taijiquan Sessions
To enhance and deepen our practice we will be working on all Chen Foundation training with forms practice during the afternoons, including Standing Post, all the Silk Reeling standing and stepping variations built up over the three days, with the Four Direction short Form. On the last afternoon we will be doing the 19 Form with martial applications.

Everyone is welcome.

There will be regular refreshment breaks between sessions.

Timetable:

Saturday at St Paul’s Church Hall, NW1 9XG
10:00 Meet and register
10:15–13:00 Da Bei Qi Gong 18 set (seated or standing)
13:00–14:00 Lunch break
14:00–17:00 Chen Foundation in depth training, with warm ups, Standing practice – Zhan Zhaung, with all Silk Reeling training
Departure

Sunday at Islington Chinese Association, 21 Hatchard Road, London N19 4NG
10:00 Meet and register
10:15–13:00 2nd level Da Bei Qi Gong, 18 Movement Set
13:00–14:00 Lunch break
14:00–15:30 Chen Taiji Sifang Quan Form in both directions
Departure

Monday at Islington Chinese Association, 21 Hatchard Road, London N19 4NG
10:00 Meet and register
10:15-13:00 Qi Gong Da Bei with sounds to practice on internal organs
13:00-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-17:00 Chen 19 Form and martial applications from the form
Departure

There will be refreshment breaks during the training.

FEES
Three Days Fee
• Early Bird Members £195 (booked by 19 May)
• Members £205.00 (3 days)
• Non-Members £215.00 (3 days)
One day Fee
• TJC Members: £70 (1 day)
• Non Members: £75 (1 day)
Half Day Fee 
• TJC Members: £40
• Non Members: £45

Drop-in payment by cash or cheque only.

Advanced booking through Eventbrite, or by cash or cheque in class.

Once you have booked please email to notify us which mornings/days you wish to train: [email protected]