Definition of qigong in English:

qigong

Line breaks: qi¦gong
Pronunciation: /tʃiːˈgɒŋ
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • A Chinese system of physical exercises and breathing control related to tai chi.
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    • It is actually a form of qigong, a traditional Chinese practice of exercise and meditation for the cultivation of mind, body and spirit.
    • The book starts with a basic overview of the Chinese philosophy and history behind tai chi and qigong.
    • Doing qigong exercises, prana, or Taoist alchemy will cause your hands or other parts to grow hot.

Origin

Chinese.

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