Gaiam – Tai Chi

June 16, 2004

Gaiam Magazine Shaolin Tai ChiOn June 16th two disciples of the USA Shaolin Temple, Heng Yu and Heng A, were found practicing Tai Chi under the direction of Shifu Shi Yan Ming in the scenic environment of Riverside Park, located on 115th street in Manhattan. They were wearing fresh black and beige tai chi suits that had been provided by Gaiam, the active lifestyle company ( who sent their photographers to capture Shifu sharing the movements of Shaolin Tai Chi with his disciples for the pages and front cover of their new winter catalogue.

At the USA Shaolin Temple, the founder and abbot, Shifu Shi Yan Ming, offers us the opportunity to benefit from his knowledge of over 1500 years of Shaolin Temple Chan or martial arts by leading us through classes in the different disciplines that helped to make Shaolin so famous and unique. Shaolin Tai Chi is taught on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00 to 6:00PM. For more information about classes please contact the Temple at 212-358-7876 or email us at Monk and student Tai Chi