Energy, Strength & Healing
Qigong (alternatively spelled chi gung or chi kung) is a form of gentle exercise composed of movements that are repeated a number of times, often stretching the body, increasing fluid movement (blood, synovial and lymph) and building awareness of how the body moves through space.
Related Blog Posts for Qigong
Energy Cross-Training Part 2/3: Connecting Longevity Breathing Yoga with Tai Chi, Bagua and Qigong
This post is the second in a series on energetic cross-training. In the first post, we focused on how yoga and meditation are intimately linked. In this post, we focus on how yoga and moving practices can be linked. In the third post I talk about how everything fits...
Energy Cross-Training Part 3/3: Overcoming Resistance to Change
This post is the last in the series on energetic cross-training. In the first post, we focused on how yoga and mediation are intimately linked. In the second, we focused on how yoga and moving practices can be linked. In this post, I am going to talk about how...
Energy Gates Qigong for Tai Chi
How to Improve Your Tai Chi Form When I was first learning tai chi in Japan, I practiced Opening the Energy Gates of Your Body Qigong for six hours a day to improve my tai chi form. I adopted this routine on the recommendation of my teacher because one day I went to...