Master Mingtong Gu's extensive skills and joyous teachings guide students toward their own innate wisdom and extraordinary healing abilities. This process facilitates an awakening of optimum mind-body alignment to thrive. Students often say they have "discovered the practice of life after years of searching" through studies with Master Gu. An internationally recognized teacher and healer, he received his training from Grandmasters in China and Tibet, and at the largest medicineless hospital. He founded The Chi Center, which offers workshops, retreats, and online courses. One course, Pure Qi Online Courses, translates ancient teachings of Wisdom Healing Qigong for contemporary times. In 2011, Master Gu was awarded Qigong Master of the Year by the World Congress on Qigong and Traditional Chinese Medicine.