Mingtong Gu, founder of the Chi Center, is a qigong master who offers the ancient teachings of Wisdom Healing Qigong for contemporary times. He was honored as the Master of the Year by the 13th World Congress for Qigong & TCM in 2011.
Master Gu has received extensive Buddhist teachings from many realized teachers of Tibetan Vajrayana. He also trained at the largest qigong hospital in China, where he helped people with major physical and emotional challenges. This hospital, in keeping with qigong practices, did not use conventional medicine, yet documents a 95% success rate for conditions such as heart disease, stress, and other aging or illness related conditions.
Mingtong Gu leads retreats and workshops nationally and internationally, and he teaches the Pure Qi Online series. Creator of Wisdom Healing Qigong, he also founded the Chi Center, based at EarthRise on the IONS campus in Petaluma, California, to bring qigong to the West for the benefit of humankind.