18 Ways To Do The Form with Don Ethan Miller (part 3 of 3) – Sept 21, 2014

Sunday Sept 21, 2014, 10:00am – 1:00pm Early registration (before Sept 14): $90, $75 for members Late registration (on or after Sept 14): $100, $85 for members Limit: 20 participants   18 Ways To Do The Form, Part III: A Half-day Workshop in Expanding Form Practice with Don Ethan Miller   "The utility of a vessel is in its emptiness"       -- Lao Tzu   Every Tai Chi form is a vessel, which can be "filled" with a variety of energetic qualities, jings, activation ... [Continue Reading]

Xing Yi: 5 Elements Series – Fire element, Sept 13 with Marcus Opalenik

He Bei Style Xing Yi with Marcus Opalenik: Fire Element Saturday, Sept 13, 2014 3:00pm - 6:00pm $75/$65 for members Open to everyone (no prerequisites) Invented by the famous General Yu Fei, Xing Yi or "form mind" boxing is designed to enliven the body, making it internally flexible and elastic. It strengthens the mind and sharpens the intent, giving one a vibrancy into old age. In this seminar we will focus on Pao Chuan - the Explosive Fist of Xing Yi Chuan. Likened to a cannon ... [Continue Reading]

Taoist Breathing with Bill Ryan and Ana Popa, Sun Dec 14, 2014

TAOIST LONGEVITY BREATHING The Core Inner Practice within Brookline Tai Chi's Qigong, Tai Chi, Meditation, and Bagua with Bill Ryan and Ana Popa Sunday, Dec 14, 2014 This Sunday's workshops are part of a four-month series this Fall to help you learn to breathe better - with deeper, longer, more relaxed, and more relaxing breaths. Registration Level 1: Breathing to Relax Where You Hold Your Stress, Breathe Into and Relax Your Upper Lungs 12:30-4:00 PM Level 2: Breathe Energy ... [Continue Reading]

Taoist Breathing with Bill Ryan and Ana Popa, Sun Nov 9, 2014

TAOIST LONGEVITY BREATHING The Core Inner Practice within Brookline Tai Chi's Qigong, Tai Chi, Meditation, and Bagua with Bill Ryan and Ana Popa Sunday, November 9, 2014 This Sunday's workshops are part of a four-month series this Fall to help you learn to breathe better - with deeper, longer, more relaxed, and more relaxing breaths. You may attend any of these workshops even if you missed the previous ones, as long as you otherwise meet their prerequisites. In these workshops we will ... [Continue Reading]

Taoist Breathing with Bill Ryan and Ana Popa, Sun Oct 5, 2014

TAOIST LONGEVITY BREATHING The Core Inner Practice within Brookline Tai Chi's Qigong, Tai Chi, Meditation, and Bagua with Bill Ryan and Ana Popa Sunday, October 5, 2014 This Sunday's workshops are part of a four-month series this Fall to help you learn to breathe better - with deeper, longer, more relaxed, and more relaxing breaths. You may attend any of these workshops even if you missed those in September, as long as you otherwise meet their prerequisites. In these workshops we will ... [Continue Reading]

Taoist Breathing with Bill Ryan and Ana Popa, Sun Sept 7, 2014

TAOIST LONGEVITY BREATHING The Core Inner Practice within Brookline Tai Chi's Qigong, Tai Chi, Meditation, and Bagua with Bill Ryan and Ana Popa Sunday, September 7, 2014 This Sunday's workshops are the first in a four-month series this Fall to help you learn to breathe better - with deeper, longer, more relaxed, and more relaxing breaths. Registration Introduction 12:30 - 1:30 PM Level 1: Breathing to Relax Your Nervous System, Breathe Into and Relax Your Abdomen and Lower Sides ... [Continue Reading]

Xing Yi: 5 Elements Series – Wood element, Aug 9 with Marcus Opalenik

He Bei Style Xing Yi with Marcus Opalenik: Wood Element Saturday, Aug 9, 2014 3:00pm - 6:00pm $75/$65 for members Open to everyone (no prerequisites) Invented by the famous General Yu Fei, Xing Yi or "form mind" boxing is designed to enliven the body, making it internally flexible and elastic. It strengthens the mind and sharpens the intent, giving one a vibrancy into old age. Beng Chuan - crushing fist - derives its energy from the liver. By harnessing the potential of the liver it ... [Continue Reading]

Gods Playing in the Clouds evenings with Dan Kleiman (Aug 12-14 2014)

The six movements of Gods Playing in the Clouds Qigong are designed to be done in continuous circles. The more circularity you integrate into your practice, the more you can release stuck energy and improve your energetic circulation. Learning how to feel for when one movement stops and the next one begins greatly increases your flow -- physically and energetically -- and activates the restorative qualities of your qigong practice. Each night in this 3-part series, we will focus on one ... [Continue Reading]

18 Ways To Do The Form with Don Ethan Miller – August 16, 17, 2014

Saturday August 16, 2014 10:00am – 1:00pm Early registration (before August 9): $90, $75 for members Late registration (on or after August 9): $100, $85 for members Sunday August 17, 2014 10:00am – 1:00pm Early registration (before August 9): $90, $75 for members Late registration (on or after August 9): $100, $85 for members Limit: 20 participants per day 15% multi-course discount applies if registering for both days 18 Ways To Do The Form: A 2-Part Workshop in Expanding Form ... [Continue Reading]

Taoist Longevity Breathing with Bill Ryan and Ana Popa – August 10, 2014

TAOIST LONGEVITY BREATHING The Core Inner Practice within Brookline Tai Chi's Qigong, Tai Chi, Meditation, and Other Arts with Bill Ryan and Ana Popa Sunday, August 10 Introduction 12:30 - 1:30 pm Level 1: Relax Your Breathing, Quiet Your Mind 1:45 - 3:00 pm Level 2: Fuller, Deeper Breathing 3:15 - 4:30pm Level 3: Longer, Smoother Core Breathing 4:45 - 6:00 pm You may attend any or all of the sections of this event for which you meet the prerequisites listed below. The fee for the ... [Continue Reading]