There is lots to do but it is not possible to do them all at once. In Kung Fu we are forced to give full focus to the move at hand and slowly build skills so that our minds are free to address the now of a situation. The system pre engineers options based off past experience so that we may choose to retreat, neutralize or complete.
I am beginning to apply this to other aspects of life, focusing on building skill through time and hard work, use past experience to engineer a natural system of optional responses, stay present and with that feedback retreat, neutralize or complete then repeat what was just done.
Grandmaster Ping Zhen Cheng is a rare lineage carrier of Zen, Tibetan & Taoist systems, he is the founder of Taichizen International, a network of more than 50 centers throughout the US and Asia teaching a modern holistic mind-body integrative system promoting the principles of “Enlightenment Living” utilizing “Taichizen” & “Mingxin Yoga” as tools.
Enhance your internal understanding and awareness with:
Taichizen Fundamentals with Master Ping Zhen Cheng
Taichizen contains a simple 18 mins daily drill that utilizes 5 postures of mind-body-spirit re-alignment in standing, sitting, floor, walking & free styles through utilizing 3 basic vertical energy lines & 7 spiraling loops, one learns to manifest multiple mind-body Mandela figures for the balance & transformation of energy, emotion &consciousness.
Deepen your Meditation Practice with
Heart of Zen Meditation with Master Ping Zhen Cheng
Meditation and writings of Zen will be taught and practiced, including the classic the “Heart Sutra”. A classical meditation from Tiantai Buddhism-the 6 steps of Breathing Observation will be used as a tool to contemplate the teachings of Zen in the depth of the psych: counting, following, pausing, observing, returning and being. The steps will be taught and practiced in details
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One Day: $70
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One Day: $90
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You will learn nothing from Meditation, Kung fu, Qigong, Taiji ect… if you do not access your higher self in all you do. These arts are empty it is you that is full. Pour the true you in to these arts and do not wait for these arts to reveal the true you.
Some times the question of why I love Kung Fu so much surfaces (when I say “Kung Fu” I include Meditation Qigong and Taiji). Physicality with depth of consciousness makes it more then exercise. There is a spirit of connection to the past, present, and future, internal and external when taking up a practice with ancient wisdom like Kung Fu. This is true of many activities like dance, and in a way this is dance, the dance of the warrior scholar. It feels to have no bottom and no top but yet feels complete. For me it is an investigation into the self and the universe and is not the answer it is the question. I am thankful for this practice and thankful to share it with others.
1. People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered.
Love them anyway.
2. If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives.
Do good anyway.
3. If you are successful, you will win false friends and true enemies.
4. The good you do today will be forgotten tomorrow.
Do good anyway.
5. Honesty and frankness make you vulnerable.
Be honest and frank anyway.
6. The biggest men and women with the biggest ideas can be shot down by the smallest men and women with the smallest minds.
Think big anyway.
7. People favor underdogs but follow only top dogs.
Fight for a few underdogs anyway.
8. What you spend years building may be destroyed overnight.
9. People really need help but may attack you if you do help them.
Help people anyway.
10. Give the world the best you have and you’ll get kicked in the teeth.
Give the world the best you have anyway.
We have exciting new pricing options that encourage commitment to your study and allow you to save money.
We are excited to now offer 3/mo, 6/mo, and 1/year Autopay passes. You will be billed monthly just like before but with a discount for your committed time. In addition because it is set to auto you don’t have to worry about when to pay our system takes care of that auto magically.
Save $5 per active student you refer to the temple. Pack the house and study for free! 😉
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