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Radiant Lotus Women’s Qigong Level 1 Training and Retreat

For women; see note regarding certification prerequisites below.

Daisy Lee has been supporting women in their quest for health by teaching a self-care practice she calls Radiant Lotus Women’s Qigong (RLWQ), a rejuvenating system passed down to her by her teachers in China, Tibet, and the West. WHAT YOU’LL EXPERIENCE
• Emotional and spiritual transformation
• Rejuvenation of physical health
• Graceful, meditative movement

The practice includes graceful, meditative movements synchronized with deep, gentle breathing, as well as shaking, cupping, self-massage, and Tibetan sound healing. You learn simple qigong techniques, with modifications for those who are pregnant or managing a challenging health condition. Practitioners of RLWQ have reported

  • A reduction or elimination of cysts and benign tumors, fibrocystic breast disease, PMS symptoms, and other hormonal imbalances
  • More radiant skin
  • Increased strength, flexibility, energy, and vitality
  • Improved sleep, empathy, and ability to cope with stress
  • A sense of empowerment, hopefulness, and general well-being.

Note You may attend this program as a personal retreat with no experience required. If you wish to teach RLWQ, please read the important prerequisites for Instructor Certification.

(Please contact cheri@radiantlotusqigong.com for full details)

  • Complete the Radiant Lotus Qigong Path for Women and Deepening Into the Radiant Lotus Qigong Path for Women online training (offered by the Shift Network)
  • Answer a preliminary questionnaire in preparation for attending the 7-day in-person RLWQ Practice Leader Certification. If deemed necessary, participate in a brief interview with Daisy or Program Manager, Cheri Trousil, by phone or online to see if the certification path is right for you
  • RECOMMENDED BUT NOT REQUIRED: Daisy’s Beginner Qigong for Women DVD 1 & 2 from YMAA.com.

Certification Process for RLWQ Certified Practice Leader

  • Participate in a 7-day in-person RLWQ Level 1 Training and Retreat at Kripalu (June 2019) or at the Radiant Lotus Retreat Center in Isabela, Puerto Rico (February 2020)
  • Do a group presentation on the final day of the 7-day training
  • 180 days of personal practice after the in-person training
  • Keep a weekly practice journal, noting changes in body, mind, and emotions
  • Submit a summary of the results of practice
  • Complete and pass an online written exam
  • SUGGESTED BUT NOT MANDATORY: Practice with a certifying student, or mentor under a Certified RLWQ Instructor, either in person or online

Special Savings!
Combine this program with Five Animal Frolics Qigong (Wu Qin Xi), June 14–16, for a 10 percent tuition discount for each program; call to register.

“After I finished the Radiant Lotus Qigong for Women’s workshop I felt cleansed. My favorite thing about the workshop was Daisy’s calming, respectful way of teaching. She really walks her talk.” —Heide F.

“I really enjoyed the program!  Daisy has a lovely energy and such a down-to-earth way of explaining the practices and philosophy of qigong.” —Ellen R.

Program at a Glance

Yoga Experience
All levels
Suitable For
Women Only
Program Theme
Professional Training


Daisy Lee is the founder of Radiant Lotus Women’s Qigong, an empowering system of self-care taught by women for women.

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