CONTENTS OF TRAINING PROGRAM AT LIAO CH'AN QI GONG CENTER
Liao Ch’an Qi Gong
A Space to Nourish Life
Training Centre for
Qi Gong, Tai Ji,
Chinese Medicine and Culture.
transcending the polarity of existence, letting go.
Chan is the wisdom of life that is attained
through awareness and meditation.
Three-year Qi Gong Training Programme
1- To offer to anybody who wishes to have a fulfilled and healthy life a complete and in-depth training that encompasses Chinese traditional Qi Gong, Chinese medicine and philosophy, as well as Eastern spirituality…
2- To train not only Qi Gong teachers and highly qualified therapists in Traditional Chinese Medicine, but also to embody and convey a lifestyle in which our heart is open to adventure and to the unknown; our intent is to discover the world and other people with no prejudice nor doctrine, but with freedom, lightness and sensitiveness to beauty, so that we may be able to make our spirit and body ever more exquisite, until we are at one with the Universe … also with respect and gratitude towards the transmission of this Art of living and the whole of existence.
3- To invite researchers and highly qualified innovators to work in the sphere of Chinese Medicine to support a more contemporary development of this wonderful science, which goes back more than six thousand years…
Attested by Liao Chan Qi Gong School
Preparation to the examination for the Federal French Certificate
Liao Yi Lin – liaochanqigong.over-blog.com
- Liao Yi Lin has been practicing the disciplines she teaches for more than thirty years; thanks to her expertise, she is often invited to conduct Qi Gong, Tai Ji and Chan Meditation workshops in many French cities, as well as abroad. ( 2002-2008) She herself initiated a great variety of Qi Gong movements and meditation forms that are particularly useful for the people of our modern times. Her original blend of Qi Gong and Chan meditation makes her practice and teaching unique and profound, and also full of grace and serenity. Liao founded the Liao Chan Qi Gong School in 2008. Being an expert in Chinese Traditional Medicine, she created an original TCM Healing Methods training programme at the Liao Chan Yang Sheng Fang- Liao Ch’an Qi Gong Center. (2008- )
- She is the author of: “Le Trésor du Qi Gong : la Bannière Ma Wang Dui ” [A Qi Gong Treasure : the Banner of Ma Wang Dui]September 2008, published by Guy Trédaniel ; “L’Art d’Aimer à la Chinoise – le Vol du Phénix” [The Chinese Art of Love – The Flying Phoenix] October 2007 published by La Martinière ; “Fleur de Chine – Parfum de la Sagesse Ch’an” [China’s Flower – Perfume of Ch'an Wisdom] published by Guy Trédaniel in 2010;“ ; “L’Art de Voir - Qi Gong Pour les Yeux” [Qi Gong for the eyes] in 2011, published by Guy Trédaniel ; « L’Art de Méditer – Liao Ch’an Qi Gong ” [The Art of Meditating: Liao Chan Qi Gong] in 2011, published by Guy Trédaniel ; “L’Art de vivre – Clés d’une longue vie épanouissante” [The Art of Living: Keys for a Long and Fulfilling Life] in 2013, published by Guy Trédaniel, “l’Art de soigner – les Trésors de la Médecine Chinoise”.[The Art of Healing: the Treasures of Chinese Medicine]. As an expert of Qi Gong and Chinese culture she also helped to publish “L’Art du Bien-Etre dans le Monde” [The Art of Well-being in the World] by Galya Ortéga and “Eveil” [Awakenings: Asian Wisdom for Everyday – published in English by Harry N Abrams Inc.] by Olivier and Danielle Fôllmi, in October 2007.
- M.A. in Chinese Philosophy and Literature at the Hong Kong University; M.A. in Film Making at the French State Film School “La Femis”, in Paris .
- She worked as screenwriter, director and producer of several documentary films, as well as screenwriter of many fiction projects. 1987-2005
- Please visit http://www.meditationfrance.com/liao
Gérard Olivier – www.go-biokinergie.com
- French State Degree in Massage and Kinesitherapy in 1975.
- Osteopathy certificate in 1985.
- Biokinergy Certificate in 1991.
- Since 1993, he has worked as professor of Biokinergy at the C.E.R.B. (French Centre for Teaching and Research in Biokinergy), where he developed a method for applying the meridian system to Biokinergy.
- Author of the book “Localisations symptomatiques et Système Méridien” [Symptomatic localisations and Meridian System”].
- Gérard has a 30-year experience in therapy and has achieved remarkable results, creating his own healing method , the “Art of Harmonising the Meridian System” (和諧經絡療法 Hé Xié Jing Lo Liao Fa) and training professional practitioners.
- Gérard also created several synergies of Essential Oils of proven efficacy that can be used in massage and other therapies.
Information and registration
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TRAINING PROGRAMME : CONTENTS
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LIAO CH'AN QI GONG IS REGISTERED ( n° 1175 4638 275)
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N°1, N° 2 – A Qi Gong Treasure :
Ma Wang Dui Banner
Main topic :
A Life of Wisdom facing Seasonal Changes;
- embodying the 5 elements inside of us.
According to the teachings of Liao Yi Lin’s book,
“Le Trésor du Qi Gong - La Bannière Ma Wang Dui”.
44 movements from Ma Wang Dui Banner,
an extraordinary document dating back more than 2000 years.
This is a practice of self-healing, useful in a wide variety of illnesses; it involves
a deep work on the 5 Elements, the 5 seasons and the 5 organs.
This ancestral method of leading and cultivating inner energy has been
superbly re-actualized by contemporary Qi Gong masters.
Liao Yi Lin is the first person who introduced this Qi Gong treasure
to the Western world...
The movements of the Banner form are simple and efficient and go back to the origins of Qi Gong ;
therefore, they are particularly suitable for beginners and Qi Gong teachers...
These 44 movements are indispensable for anyone who wishes to taste the most authentic
Qi Gong tradition and to understand the original significance of Qi Gong practice in Ancient China.
We believe that Qi Gong teachers should plunge into the Source
before swimming in the depths of the Ocean...
Liao Yi Lin will explore the fundamental topic of the five seasons
according to Traditional Chinese Medicine, and their connection to emotions, such as
anger, joy, love, grounding, sadness,
detachment, fear and death.
She will also speak about the wisdom that is necessary to face the seasonal and
environmental changes, i.e. about how to embody the 5 elements inside of us.
with the fundamentals of Chinese Medicine taught by Gérard Olivier
N°1 : Yin / Yang - 5 elements ( level 1 )
N°2 : 5 elements (suite) - general information about meridians
N°3- Eight Pieces of Brocade
Twelve Pieces of Brocade for Bedridden People (sitting position)
particularly suited for old people and hospitalized patients
Main topic : life and rebirth
- 8 movements from the " Eight Pieces of Brocade" , Northern Style: a wonderful practice,
simple and profound, useful for keeping the 5 organs and the six viscera in good health.
- 12 simple movements in sitting position that allow old or convalescent people and
hospitalized patients to strengthen their immune response and thus foster better healing.
- Liao Yi Lin explains the metaphysics of disease,
illustrating them with many practical examples,
allowing trainees to trace the deepest causes of a variety of serious illness
and thus promote better healing.
- She also proposes several texts of Eastern wisdom
about life and rebirth.
She encourages the use of natural and life-respecting healing methods for a healthy spirit/body.
with the fundamentals of Chinese Medicine taught by Gérard Olivier (suite)
Ancient points – Three Heaters – Different kinds of energy
N°4- Meditation Festival –
Inner Qi Gong according to Taoist and Chan Buddhist meditation
and other methods from Hindu tradition, with chants and spontaneous dances.
Main topic: the Art of Meditation
Liao Ch’an Qi Gong – Movement Meditation
With teachings taken from the book, « Fleur de Chine- Parfum de Sagesse Ch’an » [China’s Flower – Perfume of Chan Wisdom] and « l’Art deMéditer – Méditation en Mouvement Liao Ch’an Qi Gong »
[The Art of Meditating: Liao Chan Qi Gong], both written by Liao Yi LIN.
The great Chan masters from ancient China, like Hui Neng, Ma Tsu, Lin Tsi, Po Cheng,
as well as some great contemporary Chan masters like Xu Yuen Lao and Nan Huai Chin
have taught us to apply the treasures of meditation to our everyday life.
Liao Yi Lin invites us to step into this wonderful world of Chinese spirituality
by means of simple and efficient methods, like meditation and self-inquiry
with the use of koans (existential questions), and Liao Chan Qi Gong meditations,
which have been developed by Liao Yi Lin
and whose final part consists in a session of traditional Chan sitting meditation.
As ancient master Yung Chia once said:
“Walking is Chan, sitting is Chan, speaking or silent, active or quiet,
the essence is at peace.”
Many other texts like this one will be shared...
The Chinese Taoists handed down to us some meditations
that follow specific inner energy charts...
And there are also a variety of modern methods,
using mantra chants and spontaneous dances...
Our aim is to share the widest possible array of meditation techniques,
belonging to many Eastern traditions, in order to open people’s mind and heart
in a way that is available for everyone.
Then, each one shall chose his or her own way to blossom and to have a fulfilling life.
Liao Yi Lin guides us into meditation with words of profound wisdom and tenderness
coming from manifold Eastern traditions.
with the fundamentals of Chinese Medicine taught by Gérard Olivier (suite):
Conception Vessel – Governor Vessel
N°5– 5-DAY SUMMER WORKSHOP
“Woman’s Perfume” and “Man’s Honour”
according to Liao Ch’an Qi Gong methods
Main topic: Love and Sexuality
According to the teachings of the book: “L’Art d’Aimer à la Chinoise - le Vol du Phénix”
[The Chinese Art of Love – The Flying Phoenix] written by Liao Yi Lin
This workshop includes the teaching of specific Qi Gong movements initiated by Liao Yi Lin,
whose purpose is to nourish woman’s blood and man’s Jing,
as well as self-massages and particular acupoints to be massaged to help
curing a wide range of unbalances: menopause problems, menstrual pain,
erection problems, premature ejaculation, lack of desire, etc.
Liao Yi Lin will speak about how Eastern wisdom
deals with love and sexuality
with the help of beautiful texts from various spiritual masters.
She will touch many topics, such as couple relationship
and love and sexuality, illustrating them with examples coming from real life.
with the teaching of the main massage acupoints,
specific for the « Man-Woman » relation
by Gérard Olivier and Liao Yi Lin,
as well as The Great Yin-Yang Points, Luo Points and Luo Rule,
Mu Points - Shu Points.
N°6- N°7 Five Animal Frolic Qi Gong -
Qi Gong and healing methods for children
Main topic: Parent/Child Relation
This playful and funny series of movements
not only allows us to recover our inner child and innocence,
together with our animal instinct, but it is also very useful to strengthen the 5 organs.
This series of movements is particularly suitable to be practiced
by children and adults together,
and thus a wonderful opportunity to communicate
with children through a playful activity.
Liao Yi Lin will speak about Parent/Child relationship and education
with the help of beautiful texts from Eastern wisdom…
She will give precious advice about how to be and what to do so that the relation between generations may be like a bridge rather than a gap, or an abyss,
also through the projection of her film “Journey to the Source”.
with the suite of teachings about Chinese Medicine and the specific pressure points
for child healing, as well as some fundamentals about embryology
and specific pressure points during pregnancy
8- Ten Healing Sounds
- according to Liao Ch’an Qi Gong method
Main topic: the subtle ways of healing
and the pleasure of meditating
In addition to the "Six Traditional Healing Sounds" to cleanse and tonify the 5 organs
and the 6 viscera, Liao Yi Lin offers a specific Qi Gong practice to prompt the expulsion of impurities and to free ourselves from psychological and physical hindrances;
these added spiritual sounds are used
in Eastern tradition to acquire a quiet spirit in a healthy body.
This is a Qi Gong of true liberation,
as it allows us to expel emotional and physical blockages
and thus to free us from all the negative thoughts and emotions that have hampered our life and have kept us prisoners of our ego and petty personality.
Let us get rid of our inner demons, of our stifled anger, and let our body blossom and dance freely in space, so that we may access real harmony, in a state
of pure stillness and authentic peace.
Liao Yi Lin reads and performs splendid texts of great Taoist and Chan masters,
to help us enter into deep meditation.
with the suite of teachings about Chinese Medicine :
Detailed information about Lung and Large Intestine Meridians
N°9 – Self-Protection Qi Gong –
according to Liao Ch’an Qi Gong method
Main topic: The Art of Acting and Reacting
- strengthening the immune and defensive energy
Method of protection for masseurs, therapists,
and teachers of Qi Gong and other Energy Techniques.
The aim of these specific Qi Gong and Tai Ji movements is to strengthen
the immune and defensive energy,
also with the help of particular pressure points.
Liao Yi Lin exposes these protection methods illustrating them with concrete examples.
It is an indispensable knowledge for anyone who works in the field
of energy and healing.
She gives therapists precious hints to protect themselves from negative energies.
Liao Yi Lin also shares with us inspiring texts of Eastern wisdom
about the Art of reacting and responding to our environment.
She also proposes a set of essential oils particularly suitable for this purpose.
with the following series of teachings about Chinese Medicine by Gérard Olivier :
Detailed information about Kidney and Bladder Meridians
N°10 – 5-DAY SUMMER WORKSHOP
Qi Gong for the Eyes
according to Liao Ch’an Qi Gong method
Main topic : The Art of Seeing
“Eyes are the messengers of the Heart and the watchers of the Liver”.
The purpose of these very complete movements, based on the 12 meridian circulation of energy
and animated by breath, is to nourish and re-dynamize
the deep energy of the eyes…
Liao Yi Lin will guide us through an easy self-massage, using specific pressure points,
in order to foster the healing of a variety of eye diseases.
This method allows us to feel energy and make it circulate in the 12 meridians
thanks to very simple gestures and movements of the four limbs.
Liao Yi Lin shows us the subtle body/spirit relationship by means of
concrete examples of a variety of eye diseases.
She explains the “Art of Seeing” and shares with us the wise words
of spiritual masters of many different traditions concerning eyesight.
This series of movements for the well-being of the eyes is a personal synthesis
made by Liao Yi Lin after a 30-year research and practice on herself...
This long workshop includes the following series of teachings about Chinese Medicine by Gérard Olivier :
Detailed information about Liver/Gall Bladder, Heart/Small Intestine, Pericardium/Triple Heater
Detailed information to find specific points to heal eye diseases.
N°11, N°12 – Eternal Spring Qi Gong
- Qi gong for weight loss and rejuvenation
Main topic: The Chinese Art of Living
and the secret of Longevity and Rejuvenation
20 remarkable and beautiful movements initiated by great master Zhang Guang De
to re-establish balance in the 5 organs and 6 viscera,
very efficient for anybody wishing to lose weight and to look and feel younger.
Under the gentle guidance of Liao Yi Lin we are introduced to the Chinese Art of Living
and share her experiences in the Chinese villages where dwell many people over 100 years old,
through a series of photos she took herself.
Liao Yi Lin also recites some of her texts and poems
and shares with us some excerpts of the “Huang Di Nei Jing”,
the major treatise on Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Including the next series of teachings about Chinese Medicine by Gérard Olivier :
Detailed information about Muscle-Tendon Meridians, Xi Points, Source Points,
Deep Channel Branches, Rejuvenation Points
N°13 – “Woman’s Perfume” Qi Gong
Qi Gong for Women – Woman’s Perfume
according to Liao Ch’an Qi Gong method.
Main topic : Fully living our femininity
This series of Qi Gong movements has been initiated and developed by Liao Yi LIN
specifically for the beauty and health of women.
During this workshop, she also teaches:
- massage and self-massage points to help health disorders during menopause,
to heal menstrual unbalances, to prepare for pregnancy, etc.
- the use of specific plants and food to nourish Woman’s Blood.
- “Walking-Dancing between Heaven and Earth”
a method to prevent breast and womb cancer.
Liao Yi Lin also shares with us the ancestral wisdom of Chinese Medicine
about how to better live the various steps in a woman’s life:
from puberty to pregnancy, until menopause.
N°14 – 5-Organ Walk
According ot Liao Ch’an Qi Gong method
Main topic : methods of prevention and accompaniment
for cancer patients
The 5-organ Walks initiated by Liao Yi Lin are inspired by Ma Wang Dui Banner,
an extraordinary document dating back more than2 000 years.
It is an efficient method of prevention, as well as a way to help seriously ill people.
Liao Yi Lin explains the deep causes of many sorts of cancers.
She introduces us to these walks, which have proven very effective
for many cancer patients in China, and illustrates them with tangible examples.
Including the next series of teachings about Chinese Medicine:
Detailed information about Zhang Fu – functions of the Organs
Healing methods for cancer illnesses.
N° 15- 5-DAY SUMMER WORKSHOP
Bodhidharma’s Great Treasures:
and “Marrow/Brain Washing”
According to the original Dao Kuan version,
initiated by Bodhidarma and then developed
for more than a thousand years by the Taoist masters and Shaolin Temple monks,
as it is taught by
Master Tsing Ke Jin, the 4th generation successor to the Chen Tai Ji School,
expert in Yang Sheng Qi Gong, presented and taught,
for the first time in the West, by Liao Yi Lin.
After his stay in China, Bodhidarma left two manuscripts to the Shaolin Temple, describing the practice
of bodily and spiritual awakening. The first practice is called Yijinjing, i.e.
the Book of Tendon and Muscle Changing, and its purpose is to develop strength and health.
The second concerns the elixir of immortality and is called the Xixuijing, i.e.
the Book of Marrow and Brain Washing. Both manuscripts
– which gave birth to the famous
Shaolin Kung Fu – teach us a wonderful set of practices to keep excellent health…
During this workshop Liao Yi Lin also leads us to the marvelous Chan world, through
Qi Gong practice and meditation.
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