your first class   
foundation studies

Master Zhang Xuexin, 
in zhan zhuang standing post meditation
 foundation studies   


saturdays & sundays, 9:00-10:00AM

winter term: jan/feb/mar

first class is saturday, january 9   

all our classes are now online

application below 


begin to learn the underlying body mechanics and energy dynamics of

tai chi and qigong, using silk reeling qigong, hunyuan qigong, and

individual tai chi moves from the introductory form as practice modalities


in addition to learning the basic practice modalities,

you will also learn


taoist cosmology and the training structure of tai chi

the four bodies

anatomy of the energy body

the horse stance and the six directions

spiral power

the thirteen energies

tuning the inner chord

the eight characteristics

earthbody, yourbody™



morning qigong, mondays through fridays, 8:00-9:00AM

earthbody, yourbody video discussion group, saturdays, 7:00-8:30PM


$360 term tuition (three months) 

electives are included




1 fill out and submit the application form below

2 sign the waiver and pay the application fee

3 interview with the admissions committee

4 pay the term tuition

5 prepare for the first online class


1 fill out the application form below and hit the “submit” button

2 a staff member will then contact you to 

sign the liability waiver (electronically),

pay the $50 application fee, 

and set a time for a ZOOM interview with the admissions committee 


3 the ZOOM admissions committee interview allows us to get to know you, 

and allows you to get to know us and ask any questions you might have


4 after the interview, we’ll send you an email invoice you can pay online, 

after which you’ll receive an email acknowledgment of your enrollment


5 you’ll also receive email suggestions to prepare for the best online 

video experience, including links to good affordable cameras and displays, 

and the online class textbook


application form

scroll down to finish and submit


we do not do trial classes

eventually, when we get around to it, we'll do

an introductory video you can watch.

in the meantime, 

you’ll have to go on our lineage and reputation. 

 if you're serious about an in-depth Tai Chi education, 

pony up the application fee, 

pony up the term tuition,

and start practicing