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2017 The Great Dance with SM Chin Min

On Sunday 29th October 2017, Senior Master Chin Min conducted the final workshop for the year, leading a group of approximately 35 participants through the beautiful Da Wu Health Qigong. Da Wu Qigong is said to originate from the Tang period, around 4,000 years ago however the term “great dance” (da wu) is said to…
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2017 WTQA Festival

19th Wushu Tai Chi and Qigong Australia (WTQA) Festival – 27th Aug 2017 Monash University Sports Stadium, Clayton Campus From the very first bounce of the Hung Gar Yau Shu’s Lion Dance to the final presentation of medals and trophies, the WTQA association has once again lived up to its vision of uniting and supporting…
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2017 Philosophy Lesson with GM Eng Chor

Do you understand the underlying philosophy of tai chi? Do you know about Yin Yang theory, the five elements, the Bagua trigrams? How do these inform the way we do our tai chi? Can you tell your Chen from your Yang? Your Wu from your Sun? Chinese history? Which was the most successful dynasty? During…
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2017 QiGong Seminar-Ba Duan Jin

Special QIGONG Seminar Series – BA DUAN JIN Grand Master Eng Chor and Master Tong Low A long-awaited series of Seminars on ”the art of breathing or energy flow”, in Grand Master’s words, commenced on a glorious autumn Sunday afternoon with 25 participants, keen to fathom and learn the wisdom of Qigong. Many had previously…
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2016 Banquet Highlights

The College’s 2016 banquet was held Sunday, 4th December and was again rated as very successful, with the 10 course meal being described as the most delicious ever. As with past annual banquets, we were treated to solo performances by Grand Master Eng Chor (Celestial Tai Chi Performance routine and Sun Tai Chi), Senior Master…
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2016 End Year Message -GMaster EngChor

Dear Tai Chi friends, I hope that you have enjoyed doing Tai Chi with us this year. Senior Master Chin Min and I conducted special workshops which gave everyone the opportunity to refine old routines and learn new routines from the Masters. These have been very popular and we will be continuing to do this…
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Highlights of 2016 China Tour

Sixteen students of Celestial College and their friends (3 western faces among 13 Chinese Malaysian/Taiwanese Australians which gave us a cultural and language tourist advantage) enjoyed a fascinating 13 days sightseeing tour around China’s Sichuan Province.  The tour was once again hosted by Grand Master Eng Chor. It was Karen’s third trip to China and…
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SM Chin Min Workshop -Sept 2016

Bunnings garden centre profits surged as we dutifully purchased our bamboo Ta Chi Health Stick (AKA a plant stake) for our workshop with Senior Master Chin Min on Sunday 11 September 2016. Senior Master Chin Min physically instructed and verbally explained two new routines during the four hour workshop. The first session was Yi Jin…
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