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Qi Gong

also Qi·gong (chē′gông′, -gŏng′)
n.
A Chinese system of prescribed physical exercises or movements performed in a meditative state.

[Mandarin qìgōng : , air, spirit, energy of life; see chi in Indo-European roots + gōng, skill (from Middle Chinese kəwŋ).]

qigong

(ˈtʃiːˈɡɒŋ) or

chi kung

n
(Alternative Belief Systems) a system of breathing and exercise designed to benefit both physical and mental health
[C20: from Chinese qi energy + gong exercise]
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Then why not pop along to Calderstones Park in Liverpool at 1pm and join in the Chi-Kung exercises and watch a display by the Merseyside Tai Chi group.
Chi-Kung consists of breathing exercises and aims to strengthen the mind from within.
The Tai Chi Chi-Kung classes are a low impact martial art and are led by community worker Mike Grant in Rock Ferry Community Centre each Monday.