Hóngtào Fǎshī is a long-time direct disciple of Master Waysun Liao, as well as an ordained Tàoist, and practitioner and Teacher of the arts of Tàijí (Tài Chí), Qìgōng, Nèigōng, Tàogōng, and Tao wisdom.
He’s also versed in several forms of Asian martial arts, and accomplished in yoga asana, with decades of experience in these practices.
He’s best known for his adept skill and understanding of Tàijí and Tao wisdom, his broad contributions to teaching others around the world, and his establishment of Qixing Taiji Tao Temple and Monastery at Lake Atitlán, Guatemala.
In more than 10 years of professional teaching (since 2009), he’s brought the Taiji Practice to thousands worldwide, several of whom now also offer Taiji instruction.
How it all came together :
In September of that year, Master Chāng Jīnyuán and Grandmaster Waysun Liao gave Hóngtào Fǎshī his Tao Master’s title, and inaugurated and ordained Qīxīng as the 65th-generation Tao Temple, charging Hóngtào to carry on this Teaching and tradition.