This FAQ is divided into sections, based upon the subject.

Universal Tao

Universal Tao Practice

Live Workshops

What software do I need?

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.

How to pay by bank card?

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.

Live Workshops

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.

Workshop Recordings

Workshops Recordings are 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.
We are constantly working on improving our courses and we’re ready to refund Workshop Recording within 72 hours after your purchase. If you are not satisfied with our product just mail us to [email protected]

Cancellation Policy

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.

I can’t find an email with my link for a webinar. What should I do?

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:
– First, search your inbox for an email from [email protected]. Make sure you use the same email box you purchased a course with. Note, that some email domains like,,, and may block zoom e-mails)
– Please check all your email folders: spam box, promotions,etc.
– 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]

How to Attend Online Seminar with Master Chia


What is included in the Tao Garden workshop price on the site?

The price you see on the site is tuition fee only, accommodation, treatments and meals are not included in the price. Check the prices for accommodation here and contact us at [email protected] for booking. Note: with booking accommodation at Tao Garden you will have free access to the Saltwater Swimming Pool, Herbal Sauna Steam, Fitness Center.

Can I attend Workshops in Tao Garden if I stay in a hotel/room outside of Tao Garden?

Yes, in this case you need to pay only the tuition fee mentioned on the site.

Will I get a certificate of attendance?

Yes, all participants of Tao Garden workshops with Mantak Chia get a certificate at the end of the Workshop. This certificate doesn’t give the permission of teaching. Learn more about certification steps to become a certified instructor: Click here.

Where can I find information about restrictions for traveling to Thailand?

Thailand Pass registration is no longer required for all travelers since July 1, 2022. Travelers may now freely travel to Thailand as long as they possess a Proof of Vaccination or a pre-departure COVID test. Please note you might need a visa to enter Thailand. To learn more: click here

Can I come to Tao Garden without attending a workshop?

Yes, you can book accommodation in Tao Garden at [email protected]. With booking accommodation at Tao Garden you will have free access to the Saltwater Swimming Pool, Herbal Sauna Steam, Fitness Center.
You can also buy a one-day pass to enjoy our facilities:

What are the treatments of Pakua Clinic of Tao Garden?