Winter Retreat USA

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Winter Retreat USA

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Sat - Tues each week

Recordings will be sent out at the end of each day

Weeks 1 - 3 | Jan 9th - 26th

Weeks 4 - 7 | Feb 6th - Mar 2nd

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Mantak Chia

Mantak Chia is the founder of Universal Healing Tao, a much-loved system of personal cultivation and spiritual development, practiced all over the world for the last 40+ years. He is the only person to be awarded the Qigong Master of the Year award twice and has taught tens of thousands of students the ancient Taoist practice. A true Taoist Master of our lifetime.

What you will get

E-booklet made by Master Chia

With highlighted slides from his teaching. So you may concentrate on listening and practice more.

Meditation together with the Master

During the seminar, you will be able to go through a guided meditation with the Master.

Accredited hours

towards Instructor certification.

Recorded version of this seminar

You will have 1 month to watch full seminar again.

LIVE Question session with Master

You may ask questions after the end of each session. You will also be supported by a team of Senior Instructors.

Extra training

You will receive a morning Qigong session with UHT Senior Instructor as a bonus.

Choose your ticket

REC Inner Alchemy Basics: Jan 9th - 12th


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REC Sexual Alchemy: Jan 16th - 19th


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REC Fusion of the Five Elements 1, 2 & 3: Jan 23rd - 26th


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REC Lesser Kan & Li: Feb 6th - 9th


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REC Greater Kan & Li: Feb 13th - 16th


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REC Greatest Kan & Li: Feb 20th - 23rd


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REC Sealing of the Five Senses: Feb 27th - Mar 2nd


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REC Week 1-3: Jan 9th - 26th ($240 discount)


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REC Week 4-7: Feb 6th - Mar 2nd ($400 discount)


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REC All 7 weeks: Jan 9th - Mar 2nd ($620 discount)


$2.160,00BOOK NOW

Weeks 1 - 3 | In Depth Inner Alchemy Practices/Preparation for Instructor Training

This Series is for those seeking to create their own personal transformation and to reclaim their inherent life-force. These first 3 weeks count as preparation for Instructor Training. The next step after is to contact a Senior Instructor to complete your individualized training.

Week 1 | Inner Alchemy Basics | Jan 9th - 12th

These foundational practices will bring you back to your body wisdom and awaken your qi/life-force energy.

Learn to:

•Transform stress into vitality

•Balance your emotions

•Develop grounding and feel centered

Week 2 | Sexual Alchemy | Jan 16th - 19th

Sexual energy provides an extremely powerful means for physical rejuvenation and accessing a higher spiritual energy. Mantak Chia’s most popular class!

Learn to:

•Recycle your sexual energy to increase health & longevity

•Improve your quality of life and love-making

•Become multi-orgasmic

Week 3 | Fusion of the Five Elements 1, 2 & 3 | Jan 23rd - 26th

This is the Taoist Jewel - a more advanced Inner Alchemy meditation and energy practice for powerful emotional transformation.

Learn to:

•Develop your ability to perform deep emotional transformation in your organs

•Expand your spiritual growth by connecting to the Nature and the Universe

•Attract more healing energy from high frequency sources

Repeater rates available - 25% off. Email [email protected] stating what online workshop you completed and the dates.

Weeks 4 - 7 | Advanced Higher Level Inner Alchemy Practices

This Series is for those who wish to refine their life force energy and evolve in the Spiritual aspect of the practice. It is traditionally taught by Master Chia as a Darkroom Retreat. It also includes knowledge about the Pi Gu Fasting Diet - a simple, detoxing light diet paired with special chewing techniques and Qigong exercises.

Pre-requisites: Weeks 1 - 3 | Inner Alchemy Basics, Sexual Alchemy & Fusion

Week 4 | Lesser Kan & Li | Feb 6th - 9th

Kan & Li translates as Fire & Water - it involves the alchemical process of steaming and internal coupling - the beginning of the return to the Tao.

Learn to:

•Transform Sexual Energy into Spiritual Energy

•Harness the energies of Earth - Sun- Moon - Planet Alchemy

•Give birth to your soul body

Week 5 | Greater Kan & Li | Feb 13th - 16th

In Greater Kan & Li, we continue the delicate refining process of transforming the pure organ energy and the beginning of the path to Immortality.

Learn to:

•Open the heart centre and connect to astral energy

•Give birth to your Immortal Spirit Body

•Integrate the North Star & Big Dipper into the alchemical process

Week 6 | Greatest Kan & Li | Feb 20th - 23rd

Greatest Kan & Li offers the opportunity to unite with the Tao - achieving true immortality by allowing past and future, Heaven and Earth, to become one.

Learn to:

•Collect Cosmic Light at the heart center

•Refine your soul and spirit

•Draw limitless energy and power from the Cosmos

Week 7 | Sealing of the Five Senses | Feb 27th - Mar 2nd

Turning inwards creates strong consciousness with powerful possibilities. By using the combined forces of the the Big Dipper, Planets & Star Alchemy you seal the senses

Learn to:

•Strengthen your senses and organs

•Transfer your senses to your Energy Body

•Delete illusions for an undisturbed view inside

PATHWAY 1 | UHT Associate Instructor and UHT Certified Instructor Trainee Group

Certification Training online with Mantak Chia AND with the support of a UHT Senior Instructor Level 1 or 2 Certification Team who will guide you through the entire training in-person or on Zoom. After the 5 hours of online-teaching by Grandmaster Chia there will be practice together in a group. At the end of the 12 days with Mantak Chia, evaluations and certifications follow with the Senior Instructor Team. (14 days in total, approx 90 hours)

First Step: Participate in the 12 days "Mantak Chia Online-LIVE-Seminar" with a trainee group. You will be supported in-person or on Zoom by a Senior Instructor Level 1 for Associate Instructors and Senior Instructor Level 2 Team for Certified Instructors before and after Mantak Chia's teachings (1.5 hours per day).

Second Step: Participate in a 2-day in-person certification course with the same Senior Instructor Team. You will complete 9 Case study forms for Certified Instructor as part of these 2 days.

This is being offered by the following teams:

In English & German via Zoom | Extra Classes Weeks 1 - 3 during Winter Retreat + Jan 30th & 31st | Booking | Team: Wolfgang Heuhsen, Thomas Hicklin & Josefine Reimig

In English & Spanish in Queretaro, Mexico | Extra Classes Weeks 1-3 during Winter Retreat | Jorge "Jerónimo" García Z | Email [email protected]

PATHWAY 2 | Training as a UHT Associate Instructor or a UHT Certified Instructor

Those who cannot be personally present in a trainee group can start their training at home.

First Step: Participate in the 12 days "Mantak Chia Online-LIVE-Seminar" at home on computer/tablet/cell phone.

Second Step: Afterwards you will have some time (6 months) to work with what you have learned. In sessions with friends, relatives or clients teach what you have learned and document it in a case -study questionnaire. 9 case studies are required for Associate Instructor and 15 are required for Certified Instructor.

Third Step: Participate in a 4-day in-person/online certification course with a Senior Instructor Level 1 (Associate Instructor) or Senior Instructor Level 2 (Certified Instructor. Here you can become evaluated and certified, when you have completed your case study forms.

This is being offered by the following people:

Walter Kellenberger | In English & German via Zoom | Email: [email protected]

Karin Sorvik | New York City June 19th - 22nd | Email: [email protected]

Jutta Kellenberger-Reichert | In English, German, Spanish via Zoom | Email: [email protected]

Rentao Ravasio | In German, English, French via Zoom or in Bern, Switzerland| Email: [email protected]

Mantak Chia Paris | In French & English via Zoom with Senior Instructor Luc Leyten | Email: [email protected]

For Certified Instructors, further certifications like Healing Love, Iron Shirt 1, Tao Yin, Tai Chi Chi Kung etc. can also be tested during these days depending on the level of knowledge.

In exceptional cases, if no Senior Instructor is available in your country, the exam interview for the Associate Instructor (1hr) or for Certified Instructor (3-5 hrs) can also be done online via Skype or Zoom

For participation you can use your pc or smartphone. We use Zoom sofware, which is available for Windows, Mac, Linux and for Android and Apple. You can dowload Zoom for meetings here. Please check our Student Online guide with Q&A.
You can pay using PayPal, American Express or your bank card (Visa & Mastercard only). If you want to pay using your credit card, don't log into Paypal and just choose to pay by credit card.
If you would like to request a refund for an online event before it begins, email us at [email protected], so we can make a full refund. Refunds are not available after a seminar begins. If you can't attend due to some serious reason and the event has already started, email us at [email protected] we will consider rescheduling your reservation to another event. Workshops purchased during the sale are not refundable.
Live Workshops are online LIVE events organised in Zoom. You can ask your personal questions during LIVE Q&A session with Mantak Chia. We provide LIVE online translation into several languages - check description of your Live Workshop. You will get access to recordings the day after, it will be available for 90 days. After 90 days you can purchase Lifetime access with 70% discount.
- Video Courses are Workshops Recordings of Mantak Chia’s bestselling courses translated into several languages. You will get Lifetime access but you cannot ask your questions. In order to ask any questions about the practice you can take Review Classes - they are organised several times per year.
You will receive the link for joining the course from [email protected] in your email 1 day before the workshop starts. If you didn’t receive it:
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- Check that you have enough storage space in your mail box, delete at least 100 mails to clean your mail box. If you still have no luck connecting your course, please contact us at [email protected]