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Dear World Tai Chi & Qigong Day Supporters,
  
Indonesia's FIRST World Tai Chi & Qigong Day
event is MASSIVE!
  
INDONESIA
INDONESIA "WORLD TAIJI & QIGONG DAY 2013" - YANG STYLE 24
  
  
  
Estonia's WTCQD event posted on CNN iReports!
  
  
  
  
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day - Jerusalem, Israel
BEAUTIFUL VIDEO!
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World Tai Chi & Qigong Day 2013 - Jerusalem, Israel
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
Tbilisi, Georgia (Asia's) event gets national TV coverage!
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Below is the SIXTH wave of WTCQD event reports pouring in from around the world ... please enjoy them and also take a few moments to forward them/this newsletter widely!
  
Below you'll see a PROFOUNDLY BEAUTIFUL WTCQD event video recorded in the heart of urban Antwerp Belgium entitled "Occupy Your Health." Great job, Belgium!
  
Followed by a really lovely set of photos from Fargo, North Dakota (USA)! Mumbai, India's 4th beautiful event, and of course more beautiful events from around the world ...
  
Owasso, Oklahoma WTCQD organizers uploaded their event videos and photos with a story to CNN iReports!  Everyone can!
  
2013 04 27 Whip For World Tai Chi Day  Owasso, OK
2013 04 27 Whip For World Tai Chi Day Owasso, OK
  
  

 

PLEASE ...  SEND US YOUR EVEN'T VIDEO YOUTUBE LINKS & then POST YOUR VIDEO/PHOTOS/STORY TO CNN iREPORTS ... SEE BELOW!  We'll share your events with the world!!  Also send us the links to your CNN iReports, and we'll share those worldwide!
  
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Harvard Medical School's Tai Chi Medical Research videoed Lectures are now on the HOMEPAGE of www.WorldTaiChiDay.org!  PLEASE, share the Harvard links and videos there widely!  This is important!
  
  
  
The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi
  
"A profound tool for all tai chi advocates,
teachers, and health providers!"
-- Bill Douglas, Founder of World Tai Chi & Qigong Day

You can order the book from Amazon.com

Harvard Tai Chi Guide 

  
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POST your WTCQD event videos on Youtube: www.youtube.com (Then email your youtube link(s) to us at wtcqd2000@aol.com, w/ WTCQD youtube in Subj. line w/ your city, state, country)

Post to CNN iReports:
http://ireport.cnn.com/
Also, please view and LIKE a pre-WTCQD announcement we posted: http://ireport.cnn.com/docs/DOC-963539
  
  

  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  

  

 

 

                               
Antwerp, Belgium (Europe)
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
  
A BEAUTIFUL VIDEO!
  
Wtcd 2013 Antwerp Belgium
Wtcd 2013 Antwerp Belgium
  
Wereld Taichi & Qigong day 2013 - Belgium Antwerp
Ten minute walk through the center of the city of Antwerp.
Occupy your Health !  
                 

 

 

  

 

 

                                

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                 
Kettering, Ohio (USA)
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
  
City Government Proclaims WTCQD!

   

WTCQD 2013 Slide Show
WTCQD 2013 Slide Show
  

This a slide show of the pictures taken during the 2013 World Tai Chi and Qigong Day at the Kettering Recreation Complex in Kettering, Ohio. Filmed on April 27, 2013. 
  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

  

                                

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

                   

Fargo, North Dakota (USA)
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
  

 North Dakota, Fargo

  
  
Photos from our event at Edgewood Vista and Village in Fargo, ND!  We still had snow around the patio but that didn't stop us from enjoying the sunshine outside
  
Serena Jiskra
 

North Dakota, Fargo
  
  
  
North Dakota, Fargo
  

North Dakota, Fargo
  
  

 

 

 

   

                                

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                
Lebanon, Pennsylvania (USA)
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
  
POSTS TO CNN iReports!
YOU CAN TOO!
  
  

PA, Lebanon CNN

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

                                

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                              

Mumbai, India's 4th
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!

               

 

WORLD TAICHI AND QIGONG DAY 2013, MUMBAI, INDIA- BY CARLTON HILL'S TAO TAIJI QIGONG
WORLD TAICHI AND QIGONG DAY 2013, MUMBAI, INDIA- BY CARLTON HILL'S TAO TAIJI QIGONG

 

Fourth World Taichi Qigong Day celebrations at Help Library by Carlton Hill.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                

Asheville, North Carolina (USA)
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
  
 NC, Asheville
  
  
"On a rainy World Tai Chi Day, April 27th 2013, in Asheville, North Carolina about 50 people enjoyed the day."
  
  
 NC, Asheville
  
NC, Asheville
  

 NC, Asheville

 
 

 

 

 

 

                                

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                               

Belo Horizonte, Brazil 
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
  
Comemora????o do World Tai Chi Day 2013
Comemora????o do World Tai Chi Day 2013
  
Comemoração do World Tai Chi Day 2013 no Parque Municipal Américo Giannetti. Prof. Marcello Giffoni.  
  
  

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                
Grimsby, Ontario (Canada)
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
     
taichi 2013
taichi 2013
  

 World Tai Chi Chi Gong day Grimsby Ontario

 

 


 

 

 



 


 

  

                                

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                

Toledo, Ohio (USA)
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
  
Tai Chi #6--Chinese Association of Greater Toledo & Beijing 42 Form
Tai Chi #6--Chinese Association of Greater Toledo & Beijing 42 Form

               

World Tai Chi & Qigong Day. Chinese Association of Greater Toledo & Olivia Onest demonstrating the "Beijing 42 Form" which is the standard form in Tai Chi competition. Wildwood Metropark, Toledo, April 27, 2013. Video by Chuck/CamericaTV.  
 

 
  
  
  

 

  

 


 

 

 

 

 

                                

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                 
Colchester, Connecticut (USA)
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
  
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day Colchester, CT 04272013
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day Colchester, CT 04272013
  

Teacher Laddie Sacharko leads the opening qigong on a picture perfect day on the Colchester town green.   

 

 

  

                                

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                              
  
Viva Las Vegas!
Las Vegas, Nevada (USA)
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
  
  
World Tai Chi Day
World Tai Chi Day
  
World Tai Chi Day with Whitey Teramana  
  
  
2013 World Tai Chi Qigong Day Push Hands And Fajin Demonstration in Las Vegas Nevada
2013 World Tai Chi Qigong Day Push Hands And Fajin Demonstration in Las Vegas Nevada
  

 

  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
                                
Ragusa, Italy, Italia - John Paul II Park
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!

 

Giornata Mondiale del Tai Chi e Qigong!
  
World Taichi & Qi Gong Day Ragusa 2013
World Taichi & Qi Gong Day Ragusa 2013

 

The World Day of Taichi and Qi Gong, 15th anniversary, celebrated in Ragusa at City Park John Paul II.
Organized by: Arts Schools of the East, Dragon School, Centre Pandora, of Ragusa.
With the C.T. ITKA Maestro David Migliorisi 

 

La giornata mondiale del Taichi e del Qi Gong, 15° anniversario, celebrata a Ragusa presso il CITY Parco Giovanni Paolo II°.
Organizzazione a cura: Scuole Arti d'Oriente, Dragon School, Centro Pandora, di Ragusa.
Con il C.T. ITKA M° Migliorisi Davide              

  

 

 


 

 

                                

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                
Owings Mills, Maryland (USA)
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
                 
 
2013 World Tai Chi and Qigong Day
2013 World Tai Chi and Qigong Day
 
  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

                                

Atlanta, Georgia (USA) 
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!

 

 

World Tai Chi Day 2013
World Tai Chi Day 2013
  
Highland Martial Arts celebrated World Tai Chi day in Piedmont Park. Here is a section of the Yang 64 movement form  
  
  
  
  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                
Vinton, Virginia (USA)
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
  
Xinyi Taiji 5 forms
Xinyi Taiji 5 forms

               

 

Taiji performance for World Taiji and Qigong Day celebrated in Vinton, Virginia. 5 forms practiced by our Xinyi Taiji community in the Roanoke and New River Valley's. This choreography has its roots in Chen and Hunyuan styles of Taiji. 

 

 

 

 

 

  

  

                                

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                
Sophia, Bulgaria (Europe)
 World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!

 

световен Tai Chi и Qigong ден!

 

WorldTaiChiDayBulgariaUHTBG
WorldTaiChiDayBulgariaUHTBG
  

 

Universal Healing Tao (UHT) Bulgaria selebrate The World Tai Chi & Chi Kung Day on 27 April 2013 in Sofia, Bulgaria, 
 

Universal Healing Tao (UHT) България selebrate The World Tai Chi Chi Kung и ден на 27 април 2013 г. в София, България, 

 

  
Hallo,

here is Mariela Taskova from Sofia, Bulgaria. I'm Certified Instructor by Tao Master Mantak Chia and country coordinator for his Universal Healing Tao System in Bulgaria: www.taobg.eu.

For the first time now we have celebrated the World Tai Chi & Chi Kung Day. I have attach our video, that I have posted also in CNN iReport.

Thank you for all your information regarding the event, so many inspiring  photos and videos, thank you very much!

Greetings,
Mariela

http://taobg.eu
  
  
  
  
  
  

 

 

  

 

                                

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bibra Lake, Western Australia, Australia 
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day! 

 

Australia, BibraLake, Western Australia  

  

 Australia, BibraLake, Western Australia

 

Monika Wong

WA Chief Instructor

Australian Academy of Tai Chi 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                

Bali, Indonesia's 1ST
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
  
Indonesia, Bali  
  
  
Dear Friends,

On 27 April 2013 a wonderful day was shared by over 60 people and 5 Chi Masters in Bali's 1st open floor Chi Workshop celebrating World Taichi and Qigong Day 2013.

Big thank you to all the staff at Sunrise School and Tai Chi Bali for sponsoring the event, and to everyone who participated. Also thanks to Petra for the photos.

We look forward to meeting you again and sharing the wisdom of our ancestors.
With regards,

Dave West
TAI CHI BALI Healing Arts Centre
RETREATS: www.taichibali.com/retreats
 www.taichibali.com
  
Indonesia, Bali
  
Indonesia, Bali
  
Indonesia, Bali

 

Click the link below to view more photos from Bali's 1st World Taichi and Qigong Day 27th April 2013.
  

 

                                

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                
Brighton, New York (USA)
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
  
World Tai Chi Day at Brighton, NY HS.
World Tai Chi Day at Brighton, NY HS.
   

Assembly of Rochester Area practitioners of Tai Chi on 04/27/13  

                       

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                               

Irvine, California (USA) - Senior Center
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
  
World Tai Chi Day
World Tai Chi Day
  
 World Tai Chi at the Irvine Senior Center 

                  

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                
Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania (USA)
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
  
Tai Chi Fan Form
Tai Chi Fan Form
   
Hillary Smith's Tai Chi classes from across the Lehigh Valley and friends celebrating World Tai Chi Day, April 27, 2013 with Demonstrations, Qigong, and Tai Chi. http://www.freewebs.com/12062010/  
  
  
  

 

 

 

 


 

  

                                

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                 
Punta Gorda, Florida (USA)
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
  
World Tai Chi Day (WTCD) 2013 Punta Gorda, Florida, USA
World Tai Chi Day (WTCD) 2013 Punta Gorda, Florida, USA
  

 

  
  
  
  
  

               

 

  

                               

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                
Perth, Australia - King's Park
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!

 

World Tai Chi Qigong Day 2013 - Kings Park Perth Western Australia
World Tai Chi Qigong Day 2013 - Kings Park Perth Western Australia
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                
Minden, Nevada (USA)
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!
  
World Tai Chi Day Minden NV 2013
World Tai Chi Day Minden NV 2013
  
World Tai Chi Day Minden NV 2013
World Tai Chi Day Minden NV 2013
 
  

               

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                   
Antalya, Turkey's (Asia) FIRST
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!

 

World Tai Chi Day - Ip Man Wing Chun Turkey - Sifu Murat Kaplan
World Tai Chi Day - Ip Man Wing Chun Turkey - Sifu Murat Kaplan


Sifu Murat Kaplan is teaching Ip Man Wing-Chun in Turkey under Grandmaster Samuel Kwok. www.kaplanwingchun.com 

  

               

  
  

 

 

 

   

                                

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                 
Harvard Medical School Launches Tai Chi Lecture Series to celebrate WORLD TAI CHI & QIGONG DAY 2013!
  
WTCQD organizers can partner on
spreading this video series worldwide!
 
  Harvard Medical School

JUST IN FROM HARVARD:

Tai Chi for Health: Current State of the Research and Challenges Ahead

A special presentation in recognition of World Tai Chi & Quigong Day

On, April 11, 2013 researchers from across Harvard Medical School came together to share the cutting edge research that is happening relating to Tai Chi.  This special edition of the Osher Center for Integrative Medicine's Research Seminar Series was held in honor of World Tai Chi day, which is on April 27, 2013. 

Click here to watch the video of the lectures from Helene Langevin, MD, Peter Wayne, PhD, and Gloria Yeh, MD, MPH. 

Tai Chi and Parkinson's Disease: Video

Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi

Dr. Peter Wayne, Research Director of the Osher Center for Integrative Medicine has just published theHarvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi. 

Preview the Table of Contents and Foreword written by Dr. Ted Kaptchuk, world-renowned author, researcher, and Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.

Purchase Dr. Peter Wayne's new book now from Shambhala Publications. Use coupon code HMPC12 before June 1 to save 30%!

You can also order the book from Amazon.com

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Together, changing the world one central
nervous system at a time.
  
PLEASE, share the below video Press Release widely!
  
One World ... One Breath,
  
Bill Douglas & Angela Wong Douglas,
Founders of World Tai Chi & Qigong Day
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day Press Release
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day Press Release
Contact:
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day
10100 Roe Avenue
Overland Park, KS 66207
913-648-2256
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
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In This Issue
Antwerp, Belgium...(Europe)...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...A BEAUTIFUL VIDEO!...
WTCQD 2013 Slide Show...Kettering,...Ohio...(USA)...
Fargo, North Dakota...(USA)...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Lebanon, Pennsylvania...(USA)...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Mumbai, India's 4th...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Asheville, North Carolina...(USA)...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!..."
Belo Horizonte, Brazil...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Grimsby, Ontario (Canada)...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Toledo, Ohio...(USA)...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Colchester, Connecticut (USA)...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Viva Las Vegas!...Las Vegas, Nevada (USA)...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Ragusa, Italy, Italia - John Paul II Park...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...Giornata Mondiale del Tai ...
Owings Mills, Maryland...(USA)...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Atlanta, Georgia...(USA)...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Vinton, Virginia (USA)...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Sophia, Bulgaria...(Europe)...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Bibra Lake, Western Australia, Australia...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Bali, Indonesia's 1ST...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Brighton, New York (USA)...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Irvine, California (USA) - Senior Center...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania (USA)...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Punta Gorda, Florida (USA)...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Perth, Australia - King's Park...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Minden, Nevada...(USA)...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
Antalya, Turkey's...(Asia) FIRST...World Tai Chi & Qigong Day!...
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