Tag Archives: Qi gong

Watercourse Way III

Tending Body, Tending Soul This retreat is an invitation to an experience of engaged spirituality. A time to anchor one’s self in a specific time of extended mindfulness practice, set in context and exploration of Eastern and Western spiritual traditions. … Continue reading

2017 Summer Tai Chi Schedule

WEEKLY CLASSES During summer months (June – August) The Cedar Tree Institute is holding free, informal Tai Chi practices EACH WEDNESDAY from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m., Weather Permitting, in Marquette’s Mattson Park. Watch for us under the lower park’s Fire … Continue reading

Tai Chi and Qi Gong

First developed by Chinese monks in the 8th Century, Qi Gong and Tai Chi practices are known for their attention to slow, graceful, movements that improve balance, regulate blood pressure, and strengthen the immune system. (Ref: Tai Chi and Qi … Continue reading

Watercourse Way Retreat at Pecos Benedictine Monastery New Mexico

An invitation to an experience of integrative spirituality. REGISTER TODAY Building upon a foundation of two initial retreats in 2015 that brought together 27 participants from across North America (Washington State, Texas, Wisconsin, Michigan, New Mexico and Iowa), this year’s … Continue reading

The Watercourse Way II

Our Brain, Our Body, and a Life of Prayerful Engagement An invitation to an experience of integrative spirituality. “For Chuang Tzu, as for the Gospel, to lose one’s life is to save it, and to seek to save it for … Continue reading

Watercourse Way New Mexico

November 5-8, 2015 Join us in New Mexico for The Watercourse Way, a three day retreat on mindfulness practices, Tai Chi Chuan, and the writings of Thomas Merton. Some of you may be aware that this is the 100th commemoration … Continue reading

Tai Chi (Taiji) Workshop with Rick Pietila

The Cedar Tree Institute proudly presents a Tai Chi (Taiji) Workshop with special guest presenter Rick Pietila, disciple of Chen Zhonghua. May 9, 2015 9:30 – 3pm Grace United Methodist Church 927 W Fair Ave, Marquette, MI Tai Chi (Taiji) … Continue reading

Register for The Watercourse Way

Join us in Chicago or New Mexico for The Watercourse Way, a three day retreat on mindfulness practices, Tai Chi Chuan, and the writings of Thomas Merton. Some of you may be aware that this is the 100th commemoration of … Continue reading

Tai Chi Chuan Retreat

Tai Chi Chuan A One-Day Retreat on Health & Wellness An introduction to Qi Gong Demonstrations of sword, ball, and open hand forms Presentation on health and illness as applied to nutrition (yin/yang) Overview appropriate goals to enhance balance & … Continue reading