The Tiger's Mouth News and Updates from Fung Loy Kok Taoist Tai Chi

Video report Awareness Day Vancouver 0

Video report Awareness Day Vancouver

Video report by SHAW TV of our Awareness Day Taoist Tai Chi in Vancouver.

A warm welcome in Dunedin 0

A warm welcome in Dunedin

Andrew Hung received welcome gift basket from Lynn Wargo, President and member of Dunedin Chamber of Commerce. 

St. Pete’s Interfaith Week

St. Pete’s Interfaith Week

Taoist Chanting every day from 8.30 – 9.3o at the St. Petersburg location! More info Interfaith Week: St. Pete’s Interfaith Week coaxes community bonds >    St. Petersburg location details … Read more…

Mike and Barb Patriquin practice what they teach

Mike and Barb Patriquin practice what they teach

In 2001, Barbara Patriquin, had reached a point in her life where, like many others, she found her job stressful. As a healthcare worker she took part in a committee … Read more…

Taoist Tai Chi helps with “very grim” Parkinson’s challenge 0

Taoist Tai Chi helps with “very grim” Parkinson’s challenge

Simple activities like putting on a coat were becoming a challenge for Assunta Scaini as she struggled with the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease such as constant tremors, stiffness, fatigue, poor balance … Read more…

September: Month of Fall Prevention 0

September: Month of Fall Prevention

Group Health Research Institute recommends preventive steps including exercise as people age – not just any exercise, but those that can improve strength, balance and coordination. Tai chi is at … Read more…

Reaching out the Portuguese Speaking Community in Greater Toronto Area 0

Reaching out the Portuguese Speaking Community in Greater Toronto Area

Over the last years the Portuguese Association has been continuously sending information about the International Awareness Day (IAD) to the Portuguese Language Media of Toronto. The objective has been to reach … Read more…

Medical Students Try Taoist Tai Chi® Arts 0

Medical Students Try Taoist Tai Chi® Arts

The Taoist Tai Chi Society of Australia was delighted to partner with the Global Health Conference (GHC) organized by the Australian Medical Students Association in Perth in August 2015. GHC … Read more…

The program must go on … 0

The program must go on …

A morning-long power cut didn’t stop 61 participants continuing to benefit from a lok hup program at the International Centre. As the light darkened in the Quiet Cultivation Centre practice … Read more…

Prime of Your Life Day at the Clark County Fair 1

Prime of Your Life Day at the Clark County Fair

On August 12th, the Vancouver, WA location/Portland Branch enjoyed hosting a booth at the  Prime of Your Life Day at the Clark County Fair.  The orange BALANCE banner flew all … Read more…

First International Workshop in Switzerland 2

First International Workshop in Switzerland

On June 27-28, we had the opportunity to hold a first international workshop in Switzerland. We feel really privileged to have had the chance to experience such a nice adventure. … Read more…

Awareness Day in Bristol, UK 0

Awareness Day in Bristol, UK

50 Taoist Tai Chi Society participants from 3 different branches took part in the Awareness Day celebrations in Millennium Square in central Bristol.  Sparkling summer sunshine, combined with a vibrant … Read more…

Daddy, daddy, there’s a dragon 0

Daddy, daddy, there’s a dragon

That was the cry from a small boy looking from a hotel room down on to Toronto’s Yonge-Dundas Square during International Awareness Day. In fact there were two dragons, politicians, … Read more…

A Dragon Comes To Dunedin to Celebrate International Awareness Day 0

A Dragon Comes To Dunedin to Celebrate International Awareness Day

Free demonstrations, brunch, presentations from national and local dignitaries, and the unveiling of our fabulous Dragon Bike Rack marked Taoist Tai Chi® International Awareness Day on Thursday, August 13. The … Read more…

Let’s get the party started 1

Let’s get the party started

This year’s CIT week has begun at the International Centre in Canada with 547 participants being taught by Tony Kwong. As the hundreds of people arrived over the weekend they … Read more…

Harmonious meeting of East and West 0

Harmonious meeting of East and West

  East and West have joined together harmoniously with the Grand Opening of the Wong Dai Sin Taoist Temple at Steeles Avenue in Toronto, Canada. Special guests brought good wishes and … Read more…

Update – International Center Florida 1

Update – International Center Florida

Construction on the new International Center Florida is at full speed. Workers are very busy making structural repairs and framing rooms in the Main Building called Building A.  Completion of … Read more…

Heads up! National Program & Autumn Moon Celebration in Calgary, sept 25-27. 0

Heads up! National Program & Autumn Moon Celebration in Calgary, sept 25-27.

   We send our warmest Invitation to all of our Tai Chi friends and family to join us as we deepen our training and gather in community as participants of Fung Loy Kok Taoist Tai … Read more…

Dunedin meets Toronto 0

Dunedin meets Toronto

Earlier this summer, Dunedin Mayor Ward Bujalski and other Dunedin ambassadors met with Taoist Tai Chi Society Executive Director Andrew Hung, board President Marsha Eberhardt and various staff members at … Read more…

International Center Florida – Quilt Fundraiser 0

International Center Florida – Quilt Fundraiser

Judy Lever-Duffy from the Key Largo/Miami Branch has generously donated a Florida themed quilt to raise money for the International Center. The quilt will be auctioned off at the November International Workshops … Read more…

Beginners Weekend in Newport, South Wales 0

Beginners Weekend in Newport, South Wales

The Western Region Centre in Newport hosted its first Beginners Weekend on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th July 2015. Over 60 people attended, with a mix of complete beginners, current … Read more…

New England Branch Regional Workshop June 13 – 14, 2015 0

New England Branch Regional Workshop June 13 – 14, 2015

On June 13 and14, we enjoyed a wonderful spring weekend in historic Exeter, NH for the New England Branch Regional Workshop. Exeter served as New Hampshire’s Revolutionary War Capital. George … Read more…

Free class in Stratford Park 0

Free class in Stratford Park

Passersby were invited to join a free class in Stratford park.  As you can see, several of the locals joined the group.

A Golden Opportunity! 0

A Golden Opportunity!

Tooling Up for Restorations at the Fenway – an eventful morning! Kicking off the commencement  of our renovations of the Historic Fenway Hotel building in Dunedin, FL was the event of … Read more…

Toledo, Ohio Celebrates 25 Years 0

Toledo, Ohio Celebrates 25 Years

On the weekend of May 29-30 the Toledo, OH USA branch celebrated their 25 years of practicing the Taoist Tai Chi® Arts by having a weekend of activity. On Friday … Read more…

Tri Branch Anniversary Celebration and Central Region Program June 27, 2015 at the Horse Shoe Centre 0

Tri Branch Anniversary Celebration and Central Region Program June 27, 2015 at the Horse Shoe Centre

96 participants came together to celebrate the Anniversaries of Hamilton 40th, Oakville 35th, and Burlington 30th  these branches are part of the Horseshoe area of Central Region. Marsha Eberhardt, President … Read more…

Toowoomba Celebrates Anniversaries 0

Toowoomba Celebrates Anniversaries

The Toowoomba branch of the Taoist Tai Chi Society of Australia celebrated its 25th anniversary, plus 20th anniversary of its Taoist shrine, at a weekend workshop and High Tea held on … Read more…

Let them eat cake … 0

Let them eat cake …

Staff and volunteers at the International Centre near Orangeville celebrated Canada Day in style with a barbecue dinner and red and white cupcakes followed by a bonfire party with fireworks. … Read more…

Pleasant Hill, CA – International Weekend Workshop 0

Pleasant Hill, CA – International Weekend Workshop

On Saturday June 20th and Sunday June 21st a workshop was held at the Pleasant Hill Center of the San Francisco Bay Area Branch of the Taoist Tai Chi Society … Read more…

Dan-yu life-saver 0

Dan-yu life-saver

My name is Pat and I have been a member of the Taoist Tai Chi Society of Great Britain for 15 years and an instructor for 10 years. 5 years … Read more…

Summertime TLC at the International Centre 0

Summertime TLC at the International Centre

It’s hard to comprehend the thousands of volunteer hours that often go unnoticed behind the scenes including very unglamorous tasks like washing windows and window screens; and then there’s also … Read more…

Dunedin leaders visit us in Toronto 0

Dunedin leaders visit us in Toronto

A group of leaders from Dunedin, the site of our new International Centre in Florida, has visited us in Toronto. Fung Loy Kok Institute of Taoism president Marsha Eberhardt and … Read more…

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