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Tai Chi Workshop

Discover the ancient art of Tai Chi (太极) and embark on a journey of self-discovery and well-being in our immersive workshop. Open to all ages and genders. Beginners are friendly.

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Tai Chi Workshop
Tai Chi Workshop

Time & Location

Aug 20, 2023, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Chicago, 3500 S Morgan St, Chicago, IL 60609, USA

Guests

About the event

Tai Chi Master Description: Peter Wong is a fifth-generation practitioner of Yang Style Taijiquan. He has been practicing Traditional Kungfu for over fifty years and has been an instructor of Tai Chi at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Peter Wong was a director of the 26th and 27th Board of Directors of the Chin Woo Athletic Association Hong Kong Limited. He is also the appointed Traditional Martial Arts Advisor and Sanshou Advisor(2008-Now) of the Hong Kong, China Wushu Union.

About Tai Chi

Tai Chi is a graceful and meditative practice that combines gentle movements, deep breathing, and focused intention to promote relaxation, balance, and inner harmony. In this workshop, you will learn the fundamental principles and techniques of Tai Chi, allowing you to experience its numerous physical and mental benefits. Whether one is a beginner or has some experience with Tai Chi, this workshop offers something for everyone.

During the workshop, our Tai Chi Master will guide you through a series of flowing movements and postures, known as forms, designed to enhance flexibility, improve posture, and cultivate a calm and centered state of mind. You will also explore the concept of “qi”(气), the vital life energy, and learn how to harness and cultivate it through Tai Chi practice. Through the combination of demonstrations, hands-on practice, and group exercises, you will gain a deeper understanding of the principles of Tai Chi and its application in daily life. You will also learn relaxation techniques, breathing exercises, and meditation practices that complement the physical aspects of Tai Chi.

Benefits of attending this workshop:

• Improve physical balance, coordination, and flexibility.

• Enhance mental clarity and focus.

• Reduce stress and promote relaxation.

• Cultivate a sense of inner peace and well-being.

• Boost energy levels and vitality

• Develop a greater connection between mind, body, and spirit.

Beginners are friendly. Prior experience is optional to participate in this workshop. Tai Chi is suitable for individuals of all ages and fitness levels. Comfortable clothing and shoes are recommended to allow for ease of movement.

Taking a step towards greater harmony and wellness by joining our Tai Chi workshop. Immerse yourself in the gentle art of Tai Chi and discover the transformative power it holds for your body and mind.

Heritage Museum of Asian Art is welcome for everyone to join our workshop on Sunday, August 20th, from  2:00 P.M.-3:30 P.M. on the 3rd floor of 3500 South Morgan Street, Chicago, IL, 60609.

If you have any programming questions, don't hesitate to email info@heritageasianart.org or 312-842-8884.

Accessibility

The Heritage Museum of Asian Art's Entrance is on West 35th Street. Take the elevator to the third floor and turn right to the Museum Reception Desk. Accessible and standard toilets are located on the same floor. Free parking space is available next to the museum via West 35th Street.

Tickets

  • Tai Chi Workshop

    Discover the ancient art of Tai Chi (太极) and embark on a journey of self-discovery and well-being in our immersive workshop. Museum Admission Included.

    $8.00
    +$0.20 service fee

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