Instructor: Dr. Liping Zhu, DAOM, L.Ac. Qigong Master

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Level 3 Formal Study Retreat is now a 12-day retreat combining Bai Shi and Level 3 instructional training or a 10-day retreat without Bai Shi included . Level 3 study is transformative in both healing and spiritual awakening.

Level 3 Qigong Formal Study Retreat – Transformative Qigong (10-12 day Retreat)

Prerequisite: Level 1&2 Formal Study Program or Level 1&2 Certificate Program
Bai Shi
Bai Shi
workshop which is required before taking the Level 3 training is either taught separately as a weekend workshop or added to the beginning of Level 3 training. Click to read more about Bai Shi

Scheduled Bai Shi dates in 2018: March 31-April, 2018
Level 3 Retreat Main Training: 10 or 12 Day Retreat (Residential)
90 CEU for the Level 3 retreat upon approval for L.Ac. and RN

Scheduled Dates: Arriving on Nov 15, departure on Nov 26, 2018

Application Fee: $50 non-refundable
Tuition Fee: $2200 (not including lodging)
Lodging Fee: $  varies depending on the venue we use for the retreat

2018 Level 3 Location: TBD
Minimum 10 participants. Maximum 15 students.

REGISTRATION: Here is the 2018 Level 3 Formal Study Retreat Application Packet (not available until after the end of March). Deadline by July 31, 2018. Limited to maximum 15 students. Email if you are interested.
Retakers are welcome if there is extra space available. For retakers, application fee and lodging fee remain the same as regular students, tuition fee receives a 40% off.

ANIMAL POLICY: No animals are allowed to all our workshops and retreat trainings except certified service animals specified by ADA law. Please alert us to the need for accommodation at the time you register.

REFUND POLICY: There is no partial participation for this program. The application fee is not refundable in any event. The lodging deposit is non-refundable but will be refunded in full if your application is not accepted or if the program is cancelled. The tuition fee is 80% refundable if cancellation is made in writing 45 days before the retreat and there will be no refund if the cancellation is made within 45 days of the retreat. Our future program fees are subject to change without notice. Qi Dragon does not guarantee any future programs either.

Qigong Level 3 Retreat Contents: Theory and Methods 理论和功法内容

1. Formless Collecting Qi Method
2. Visualization Method
3. Spirit Light Method
4. Wu Ji Stance
5. Washing Marrow Method
6. Accelerated Macrocosmic Orbit Method
7. Nourishing Shen Method
8. Samadhi (Ru Ding) Training
9. Distant Diagnosis (Qian Li Zhen Bing)
10. Distant Healing (Qian Li Zhi Bing)
11. Qigong Hypnosis (Qigong Cui Mian)
12. Three-Minute Refreshing Mind Gong
13. Three-Minute Brightening Eye Gong
14. Supplementing Source Method
15. Defensive Qigong
16. Spontaneous Movement Gong (Qigong Dance and Art)
17. Qigong for Weight Loss
18. Qigong Fasting (Bi Gu Level 3 – Four day Bi Gu)
19. Level 3 Te Yi Medical Qigong : Six Advanced Medical Qigong Healing Methods 高级治病手法

Level 3 Qigong Retreat Tentative General Schedule:

Day 1: Arrival Day: be there anytime after lunch but before orientation at 4pm, dinner at 6pm
Day 1-2 Bai Shi
Day 3-4 Receive new teachings (Regular Schedule)
Day 5 Qigong Intensive Day (Alternative Schedule)
Day 6-9 Qigong Fasting (Bi Gu) Silent Retreat (Alternative Schedule)
Day 10-11 Practice & teachings (Regular Schedule)
Day 12 Departure after lunch

This schedule has a required 4 day Bi Gu. Please don’t sign up for this training if you don’t think you can follow the schedule. Bi Gu can be modified according to each individual’s condition.

Level 3 Qigong Retreat Regular Schedule: (Alternative schedule for Bi Gu days)

5:30am Getting up
6:00am-6:45am Meditation
6:45-7:45am Dynamic Qigong
8am Breakfast (Collecting Qi/Drinking Yi Water during Fasting days)
9:30-12:00 Morning Session

12:30-1:30pm Lunch
1:30-2:30pm Sleeping Qigong
3:00pm-4:30 Afternoon Session

6pm Dinner (Collecting Qi/Drinking Yi Water during Silent and Fasting days)
7:45pm-9pm Ru Ding Qigong Meditation
9:30pm Bedtime

A Certificate of Completion of Level 3 Qigong Formal Study is issued at the end of the retreat and is one of the prerequisites for taking the Level 1 Part I Qigong Instructor Training Program.

Level 3 Intensive Practice Retreat

Level 3 Intensive Practice Retreat together with Level 3 Formal Study Retreat is equivalent to our former Level 3 Certificate Program. Now we offer it as an independent optional practice opportunity for students who desire to have more review and intensive practice of Level 3 contents.

Training Format:

9-Day Level 3 Intensive Practice Retreat (5-day Bi Gu is included)
(Saturday to next Sunday)
Review of Te Yi and Hand Diagnosis Chart.
Review of Level 3 practice methods
Ru Ding Meditation Training

The Level 3 Intensive Practice Retreat as an added intensive practice opportunity to deepen the study of Level 3 Formal Study retreat is not a prerequisite for Qigong Level 4 or Qigong Instructor Training Program.

Bi Gu (Qigong Fasting) Level 3 (3 or 5-day)

Prerequisite: Bi Gu Level 1
This Bi Gu Level 3 retreat overlaps with our Level 3 Retreat .


2017 Level 3 Formal Study Retreat at Ukiah

Level 3 Qigong retreat group 1

Qi Dragon 2014 Level 3 Qigong Group