"Even when we are facing great physical or emotional challenges, Qigong can awaken the wisdom within us to find more joy, health and energy. It is never too late to start."
Santa Rosa, CA (PRWEB) March 28, 2013
Renowned Qigong Master Mingtong Gu of The Chi Center will host three sessions of the Wisdom Healing Retreat in Sonoma County, that are based on the effective and renowned retreats at the Zhineng Center in China. The sessions run from April 5 - 9, April 9 - 18, April 5 - 18 and will be held at the Angela Center in Santa Rosa, CA. This residential retreat includes teachings with Master Gu, and lodging and meals.
The retreat setting provides the ideal setting for learning and deepening understanding of the Qigong teachings for better health and well-being. Master Gu brings his extensive knowledge and guidance in Qi energy work to facilitate each person's experience of this ancient practice. The consecutive daily teachings directly with Qigong Master Mingtong Gu, allow for deeper study and understanding. Attendees will learn the teachings and practice of movement, sound, meditation, visualization for wellness, and can develop the personal tools to continue a Qigong practice at home.
"Even when we are facing great physical or emotional challenges, Qigong can awaken the wisdom within us to find more joy, health and energy. It is never too late to start. At any age and in any condition, our inner wisdom can help us live our true potential." The Healing Intensive Retreat is only offered twice per year and is ideal for individuals who wish to take a more active role in changing their health and joy, and is especially suited to people facing acute or chronic health issues. Qigong is beneficial for conditions like cancer, Parkinson's, chronic fatigue, stress, anxiety, exhaustion, depression, and for those wishing to strengthen their immune system.
Master Gu teaches the form of Qigong, Wisdom Healing Qigong, that can support everyday well-being and can also be practiced to complement western contemporary medical care. Master Gu trained at the Zhineng Center in China, directly with Grandmaster Pang, and has brought these teachings to western audiences through The Chi Center. Master Gu also leads retreats for Qigong Teacher Certification, wellness professionals like therapists, chiropractors and acupuncturists and for caretakers, who are ready to provide these teachings for whole wellness care to their community. For more information visit http://www.chicenter.com or telephone 707-347-6489.
The Chi Center. The Chi Center is based in Petaluma, CA and offers retreats, workshops and online courses in Wisdom Healing Qigong for beginner to advanced students.
Master Mingtong Gu. Master Gu is an internationally recognized teacher and healer who received his training from a variety of Grandmasters and at the world's largest Qigong hospital center. He was awarded Qigong Master of the Year by the 2011 World Congress on Qigong. Raised in China and fluent in English, Master Gu has translated the great teachings for western audiences through several books, including Empowered Healing and Wisdom Healing Qigong. He has worked with individuals with conditions that include cancer, stress, Parkinson's, chronic fatigue, Lyme's Disease, depression, and grief and with professionals in the wellness field who need to recover vitality in their workday and also want to provide Qigong benefits for their clients.