Taoist Arts The arts of Dao and health preservation, Calligraphy, Tea, Guqin, Weiqi

The Daoist fine arts are an important part of Daoist practice and Chinese culture, apart form Martial Arts and Daoyin, the main fine Daoist arts focused on at the LaoZi Academy are:

Chinese Calligraphy

The Dao of Chinese Calligraphy is considered the greatest achievement that can be reached in Chinese Calligraphy. The art of Calligraphy has always been a greatly important daily practice for Daoist. We use Calligraphy to refine and make the Shen (神) stronger. Refining the Shen is an important part of 3 stages of Internal Alchemy Neidan. Read more…

Dao of Tea

The art of drinking Chinese tea is of great importance to all those who care for their health and well-being, and especially for those practicing Daoist Inner Alchemy. Green Tea, Puerh Tea and all kinds of other beautiful flower teas such as Jasmine have been, and still is an important part of the Daoist lifestyle and diet. The many various types of Chinese Tea can assist to balance the body through the change of seasons, feed to body with precious minerals, and vitamins, help digestion, help to relax the mind and refine the Shen and also improve the quality of blood and Jing in the body. It is important that people learn to drink the correct tea to match the correct seasons, and also their body type and condition. Read more…

Guqin Music

More info about Guqin coming soon…

Weiqi Chess

More info about Weiqi Daoist Chess coming soon…