What Is Wuji?

One of my favorite words in the Chinese language…it is comprised of two characters, “wu” and “ji.” “Wu” can mean “nothingness” or “non-beingness.” “Ji” can mean “end” or “ultimate.” Wuji is that singularity of the universe, the oneness (and therefore “nothingness”) from which all “things” in creation emerge.  My teacher Master Duan Zhi Liang, the 93-year […]

What Is Wuji Qigong?

Wuji Hundun Qigong, is a 1,200-year-old health maintenance system from China handed down by 95 year-old Master Duan Zhi Liang of Beijing, China. Drawing on Taoism, Buddhism, the Wuji form conforms to the basic principles of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) which in fact sprung from Qigong concepts that go back 5,000 years. Like all Qigong in this […]

Qigong For Healing

Slow Gentle Movements Relieve Stress & Promote Good Health Directed by Michael Badertscher with Francesco Garri Garripoli & Daisy Lee Click here for the order page. For 5,000 years, Chinese sages have intuitively known that to be truly healthy we must exercise. They realized that we are more than just a physical body, so their “exercise” took the whole person […]

Qigong For Cleansing – DVD

“Organ Cleansing and Strengthening – Zhang Fu Gong”  DVD Created and taught by Francesco Garri Garripoli & Daisy Lee Click here for the DVD order page. “I attended a Qigong class you taught at the National Qigong Association (NQA) conference in Asheville. My teaching partner and I (HTIA Assoc. Healing Dao Instructors) have used your […]

Qigong For Beginners – DVD Set

A Unique, Two-DVD Set That Combines The Best Of “Qigong For Healing”, “Qigong For Energy”, And Our Public Television Documentary Created by Francesco Garri Garripoli “I just received your DVD’s … watched them and practised as well. What a wonderful job you did! The historical background was fascinating and the interviews added a more personal touch […]

Qigong – Essence Of The Healing Dance

By Francesco Garri Garripoli Click here for the book order page. Qigong (Chi Kung) (pronounced ‘chee gung’) is the ancient Chinese healthcare modality that has fascinated people throughout the millennia. The system that lies at the core of the Martial Arts and spawned the fundamental principles of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Qigong is a system that teaches us […]

Qigong – Ancient Chinese Healing For The 21st Century

A PBS Television Documentary Narrated by James Shigeta (Star of Flower Drum Song and Disney’s Mulan) and Directed by Francesco Garri Garripoli Click here for the order page. Qigong (pronounced “chee-gung”) is a 5,000 year old Chinese healthcare modality that has both endured the test of time and is making a tremendous resurgence at the threshold of […]

Master Duan Zhi Liang

  At 93 years-old, Dr. Duan is a wealth of knowledge and spirit. Born into a respected, medically-oriented family, young Duan was raised inside the Forbidden City in Beijing, as his grandfather was a personal physician to the last Chinese Emperor. Master Duan’s father was a bodyguard to the Emperor, specializing in the martial arts. Learning in the […]

Master Duan In Toronto Star

Front page Toronto Star cover story about Master Duan and Francesco Garri Garripoli:  

Qigong Public Television Documentary

Qigong: Ancient Chinese Healing for the 21st Century Narrated by James Shigeta Directed by Francesco Garri Garripoli Qigong (pronounced “chee-gung”) is a 5,000 year old Chinese healthcare modality that has both endured the test of time and is making a tremendous resurgence at the threshold of the 21st Century. Literally millions practice Qigong in China […]