Master Zhongxian Wu

Master Zhongxian Wu, lifelong Daoist practitioner, is a leading expert in Qigong (Neigong), Taiji, and martial arts trainings and workshops.

A renowned international teacher, he is also the author of 12 books (5 in Chinese) on ancient Chinese wisdom traditions.

Master Wu's Biography

Master Wu, a 1989 graduate of XiDian 西電 University in Xi'an China, worked as a Aerospace Engineer in Xi'an for 12 years.  He also served as Director of the Shaanxi Province Association for Somatic Science and the Shaanxi Association for the Research of Daoist Nourishing Life Practices. In this capacity, he conducted many investigations into the clinical efficacy of Qigong and authored numerous works, (including five books) on the philosophical and historical foundations of China’s ancient life sciences.  He began teaching Qigong instructors in 1988.  Since then, Master Wu has instructed thousands of practitioners throughout China, North America and Europe.

In 2001, Master Wu was recruited by the Classical Chinese Medicine Department of the National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) in Portland, Oregon to help develop their Chinese medicine program.  He served as Senior Instructor and Resident Expert of Qigong and Taiji at NCNM for four years. During his time at NCNM, Master Wu was also sub-investigator of a 2003 Qigong research program sponsored by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the USA.

Master Wu presents trainings and workshops for professionals and the general public in Qigong, Taiji and topics related to the classical Chinese arts around China, North America and Europe. He is author of first Chinese Shamanic Qigong book to be published in English, Vital Breath of the Dao – Chinese Shamanic Tiger Qigong (Laohu Gong), as well as Seeking the Spirit of The Book of Change - 8 Days to Mastering a Shamanic Yijing (I Ching) Prediction System, The 12 Chinese Animals - Create Harmony in Your Daily Life through Ancient Chinese Wisdom, Chinese Shamanic Cosmic Orbit Qigong - Esoteric Talismans, Mantras and Mudras for Healing and Inner Cultivation, Fire Dragon Meridian Qigong - Essential NeiGong for Health and Spiritual Transformation, Heavenly Stems and Earthly Branches (TianGan DiZhi) - The Heart of Chinese Wisdom Traditions and of XinYi WiDao: HeartMind - the Dao of Martial Arts.

Committed to bringing the authentic teachings of classical Chinese wisdom traditions (such as Qigong/NeiGong, Taiji, XinYi, Chinese calligraphy, Chinese astrology, Chinese cosmology, Fengshui and Yijing science) to the Western audience, Master Wu offers classes, workshops, seminars and long-term training programs to provide annual opportunities for students to deepen their study of traditional Daoist practices.