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Upcoming Beginner Liu He Ba Fa (Water style) Sword classLiu He Ba Fa Sword is a sword form utilizes the techniques and skills of Liu He Ba Fa style. Liu He Ba Fa (Water Style) is one of the major internal style martial arts. It originally passed down from generation to generation only to a handful of gifted and chosen students with exemplary courage and moral character. Liu He Ba Fa literally means Six Harmonies and Eight Principles. It utilizes the power of Xingyi as its center, utilizes the stepping patterns of Bagua for its turning and spinning, and utilizes the neutralizing power of Taiji for its variations. Its movements are sometimes high, sometimes low, sometimes fast, sometimes slow. These movements resemble that of floating clouds, and flowing water that is sometimes calm, sometimes surging. Therefore, it is also known as Water Style.

Class starts when 10 registrantion requirement is met, estimate to start on Nov 25th, 2019, Monday, 7-8pm
Upcoming Beginner Traditional Chen Style Old Frame No 1 Long Fist classChen style Taiji is known for its silk reeling power and steady footwork. Old frame no 1 routine is also called Lau Jia Yi Lu Long Fist.

Class starts when 10 registrantion requirement is met, estimate to start on Nov 26, 2019, Tue, 6-7pm
Upcoming Beginner Traditional Chen Style Taiji Old Frame No 2 Cannon FistChen style Taiji is known for its silk reeling power and steady footwork. Old frame no 2 routine is also called Lau Jia Er Lu Cannon Fist.

Class starts when 10 registrantion requirement is met, estimate to start on Jan 06, 2020, Monday, 6-7pm
Upcoming Wuji Xiao Yao System ClassOne year has passed. This class is now available for registration again. This is a one-year training class. Training includes Dapeng Qigong, Body Conditioning, Xiao Yao Style form and Wuji Form Part 1.

Class starts on Oct 15th, Tue 7-8:15pm.
Upcoming New Qigong ClassQigong most often refers to the art and science of using breath, posture, movement, and/or sound to cleanse, refine, accumulate and circulate Qi in the body.Through the cultivation and regulation of body, mind, breathing, and vocalization, our resistance to disease, adaptability to the external environment, and immunity to pathogenic influences is strengthened. With a strong immune system, diseases are prevented, creating a state of super health, vitality, and youthfulness for the practitioner.
Qigong class will be covering varies types of Qigong such us Health Maintenance, Daoist and Buddhist Qigong

Sat Health Qigong class starts on Jan 18th 2020, Sat, 2-3pm

Thur Beginner One-Year Daoist Qigong minimum 30 registration to start, 5:30-6:30pm

Fri Advance One-Year Daoist Qigong starts on March 1st, 2019, if minimum 20 registration requirment is met Fri 5:30-6:30pm

Friday Daoist Qigong is a ONE-YEAR Daoist Qigong class starts when minimum number of registrants of 30 is met. The Daoist Qigong Cultivation Class mainly revolves around the Cultivation of Traditional Internal Elixir(内丹) and the Double Cultivation of Body and Spirit (性命双修).The class begins with an introduction of several breathing techniques with a goal of building and strengthening Qi in the Dantian and to prepare one for Cosmic Circulation(周天循环 ). Then it moves to the Cultivation of Spirit (性功修炼)which includes methods such as “Golden Light”, “Gathering Light”, “Big Dipper”, “Initiating the Spirit”, “Gather Together the Five Elements”(攒簇五行)、“Harmonizing Four Phases”(合和四象) “Regulating the Spirit Light”, “Nurturing the Original Spirit”, “Letting Out the Original Spirit”, “Returning of the Original Spirit”, etc. “Cultivation of the Physical Body” that will be introduced in class including methods such as “Reflect Back of the Spirit on Dantian”, “Embryonic Breathing”, “Gathering Herbs (obtains internal essence)”, etc. These are methods that aim to train oneself moving out of the form and into the formless(出有入無). The for mentioned methods are merely a small part of of the essence of “Daoist Qigong Cultivation” which has had a history of thousands of years, and they serve to help one obtain Pre-Heaven Essence, strengthen the body, maintain health, regain youth and ultimately build a strong foundation for yet higher level cultivations.