At TianMeng, students come to experience one of China's most ancient martial arts practices and traditions. They have the opportunity to learn from master practitioners of the traditional Chinese martial art of Kung Fu and receive personalized instruction from experienced teachers. Through their 10-month retreat, they can gain a deeper understanding of Chinese culture.
The retreat at TianMeng Academy offers an immersive experience in Chinese Kung Fu and Chinese culture. The curriculum includes training in Shaolin, Wing Chun, Qi Gong, Tai Chi, Meihua Quan, Bagua, Xingyi, and Baji. Students also learn about Chinese traditional medicine, Chinese culture, calligraphy and tea ceremony, as well as Buddhism and Taoism theory. All classes are taught in an environment that encourages a communal atmosphere.
At Tianmeng, you will be assigned a personal master upon arrival. Your master will study your abilities and tailor a personal training plan that best suits your level, wants and needs. Through your 10-month stay, you will gain insight into Chinese Kung Fu, and learn ancient and special martial art moves and secrets, only found at Tianmeng.
The training at TianMeng also imparts a traditional Chinese philosophy, molding participants into strong, healthy and well-rounded individuals. Students become morally and ethically balanced, with an increased level of self-confidence. They can find physical and mental balance, while learning to protect themselves.
TianMeng is more than just a retreat for Kung Fu; it provides an opportunity for spiritual growth and self-reflection. Participants are expected to lead a disciplined lifestyle, following a strict daily schedule that includes meditation, exercise, fresh air and proper nutrition. In the spirit of strengthening mental and physical health, TianMeng plays intuitive music to create a calming atmosphere.
The 10-month journey to self-discovery culminates with a graduation ceremony in which a certificate is awarded to each student. At that point, students have achieved a mastery of Chinese Kung Fu and the teachings and traditions in the Chinese culture. Overwhelmed with joy, students leave TianMeng Academy with a refreshed outlook, a new family, and a lifetime of knowledge.