Daoist Center

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  • Roger Jahnke

    Roger Jahnke
    Roger Jahnke
    Your guide
    Feb 23 - 28, 2020 (6 days)
    The “Golden Elixir of Longevity and Immortality” is produced within our integrated and coherent body-mind-spirit — also known as our Three Treasures. Every day, in the rarified Esalen atmosphere, we will partake of the Golden Elixir. Primordial Qigong (Wuji Qigong) is known as the Mother of Tai Chi, traditionally credited to Daoist monk Zhang San Feng as its creator. It evolved from…
  • Zhen Dao

    Zhen Dao
    Zhen Dao
    Your guide
    May 31 - Jun 5, 2020 (6 days)
    Discover the intimate and profound work of MogaDao, the philosophy of Post-Daosim and the training techniques of SACRA: Immanence Theater. In a safe and supportive environment, we will explore MogaDao’s Depth Sexuality training, a mythopoetic journey into all aspects of the Jing (or sexual essence) as the key factor in the emergence of the soul. We’ll learn Erotogenic Breathwork and Erotogenic…
  • Sophie Léger

    Sophie Léger
    Sophie Léger
    Your guide
    Jan 31 - Feb 2, 2020 (3 days)
    The Daoist Qigong practices brought to us by Dr. Eva Wong constitute a path of training that cultivates a healthy body, a clear mind and an open heart. Ultimately, it dissolves the split between mind and body to allow us to live a fully engaged and creative life. In Level 3, the internal energy aspects of the exercises and their healing properties become more salient and explicit. During this…
  • Sophie Léger

    Sophie Léger
    Sophie Léger
    Your guide
    Mar 11 - 15, 2020 (5 days)
    Students will be introduced to traditional Outer and Inner Qigong from two systems: the Pre-celestial Limitless Gate School (Xiantianwujimen) and the Yiquan School. This is through the lineage handed down by Dr. Eva Wong. Xiantianwujimen was founded in the Song dynasty (circa 10th to 12th centuries) by Daoist sage Chen Xiyi, who is recognized as “the father of qigong.” Eva Wong is the…

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