Special Weekend Workshop
Master Wang Fengming
Master Wang teaching a seminar in China 2015
What participants will learn:
- Hunyuan Chen style Taiji Quan 24 form
- Chansi Gong (silk reeling exercises)
- Neigong (energy cultivating exercises)
The Hunyuan Chen-style Taiji quan (Tai Chi Chuan) is a unique system of the internal martial arts. It combines the outer movement form and application of Chen-style Taiji quan with the internal practice of neigong (internal qi cultivation). Matched together, they make for a powerful practice.
The Hunyuan Chen-style Taiji quan 24 form is great for beginners, helping to relax the body and mind while teaching to coordinate the body's movement with qi. The 24 movement form practices the first four of the thirteen energies of Taiji (peng, lu, ji, and an) and creates a foundation for all the more advanced forms, push hands, and weapon forms.
Master Wang Feng-Ming is an internationally reputed martial arts master specializing in Taiji, Qigong, and Baguazhang, and also a renowned writer in martial arts. He is the author of several books (in Chinese and a few in English) and has published more than 100 articles in martial arts magazines around the world. More than 20 martial arts organizations in various parts of the world have appointed Master Wang as honorary institute director, professor, or consultant.
Master Wang Fengming began his martial arts training at the age of 8 learning Shaolinquan from Master Wang Youzhi and later Baguazhang from Master Liu Xinghan, the 4th generation of successor to Baguazhang. In 1975 he became a formal disciple of Grandmaster Feng Zhiqiang, the 18th generation of successor to Chen Style Taijiquan and also a successor of Qigong.
Master Wang Fengming has devoted himself to the practice and study of martial arts for decades and mastered Taijiquan, Qigong and Baguazhang. Having obtained the real Gongfu and developed comprehensively, he is proficient in techniques and has become one of the most successful disciples of Master Feng Zhiqiang. He has won many awards in Taijiquan or Qigong competitions at home and abroad.
DATE: MAY 6TH - 7TH (SATURDAY & SUNDAY)
9:30AM - 12:30PM (morning session) - Taiji - 24 movement form 2:30PM - 5:30PM (afternoon session) - Neigong/Qigong exercises
9AM - 12PM (morning session) - Taiji - 24 movement form 1:30PM - 4:30PM (afternoon session) - Neigong/Qigong exercises
*Please note participants may sign up for either one session (morning or afternoon) or both sessions.
LOCATION: HILLTOP MONTESSORI SCHOOL GYMNASIUM
99 STRAFFORD FARM HILL RD. BRATTLEBORO, VT 05301
COST: Early Bird Special Price: Before April 1st - $125 for
Neigong/Qigong or 24 Taiji Quan sessions for both days
After April 1st - $150
Early Bird Special Price: Before April 1st - $250 for both sessions both days
After April 1st - $275
PAYMENT: PLEASE WRITE A CHECK MADE OUT TO THOMAS GARBARINO AND SEND TO THE FOLLOWING ADDRESS:
PO BOX 827
PUTNEY, VT 05346
Participants are able to cancel up to 1 week before a workshop/retreat and receive full refund. Anything after 1 week is non-refundable and can be credited to a future workshop/retreat (similar in nature). However, no refund or credit is available if a participant cancels the day of the workshop/retreat, if they do not show up, or if they decide to leave the event early. There are always exceptions in severe cases of emergencies.