For More than 1500 years the Toaist Tradition of the Urban Daoist Serge Augier, Ba Men Da Xuan, has preserved and transmitted it's ancient practices for the development of the human being.
Da Xuan School Sydney and Melbourne offer regular online and face to face classes internationally, and locally with current face to face classes being conducted in Cronulla of the Sutherland Shire, Sydney, New South Wales.
Our practices focus on the 3 core areas of body, mind and breath, combining methods to develop ourselves physically, mentally and energetically.
Taoism (or daoism) originates in China. With it's roots in indegiounous shaminic practices of the culture, and is commonly held to be formalised in the 6th century BC culminating in Lao Zi's classic work the "Dao De Jing"
A practical philosophy, Taoism teaches us about the way or "Dao", through the concept of duality, Yin and Yang, and the principles of non-resistence and going with the changes of the world.
Daxuan is a uniquely complete system in the modern world. Handed down orally through a clan stracture. The school contains the classic internal arts for health and self defense (Tai Chi, Xingyi, Bagua), Neidan (internal alchemy) for energetic development, Shengong (mind training), Xin Yi Dao Yin Fa (emotional work) and Nei Gong (internal exercises).
It also contains a wide range of practical academic studies, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Taoist Medicine, I Ching, Feng shui, Bazi, Taoist sexual practices and more.