Opening the Energy Gates of Your Body Qigong
Energy Gates is our most fundamental qigong set. Its practice naturally stimulates the water elemental energy of your body in accord with Chinese five-element theory.
Through a standing meditation practice, and the Cloud Hands, three swings, and spine stretch exercises, you’ll learn to let your energy flow downward—like water—toward the earth.
You’ll also learn to "dissolve" your body’s tension and pain, as well as how to maintain healthy posture for maximum energy flow.
Please click on the links below or scroll down to learn more about our course offerings in Energy Gates qigong:
Energy Gates Qigong: Foundations
You’ll learn a Standing Meditation practice to help you be present to, feel, and relax into your body, while cultivating healthy posture.
You’ll learn the fundamentals of the Clouds Hands exercise for more effortless movement, and the Back Release exercise to relax all your back muscles.
SUMMER SESSION - July 19 to August 16
This course will not be offered this session.
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In an ongoing series of refinements courses, we'll deepen the Standing and Cloud Hands exercises and learn the First, Second, and Third Swing and Spine Stretch exercises.
We'll also explore qigong techniques such as whole body awareness and presence, sinking your chi, fully lengthening your body, and learning to feel and 'dissolve' any bindings in the energy gates of your body.
The courses progress at the pace of the group.
SUMMER SESSION - July 17 to August 16
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EARLY FALL SESSION - September 6 to October 18
Prerequisite: Completion of Energy Gates Qigong Foundations course or permission of instructor based on equivalent knowledge.
Thursdays 1:45 p.m. to 3 p.m. Kathryn
7 weeks, September 6 to October 18.
If you take multiple courses during this session, then you may take a $20 discount off your base fee for this course.
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