The Silent T'ai Chi Ch'uan Retreat
and Silent Meditation

Twelfth Silent T'ai Chi Weekend Retreat

Let t'ai chi relax the body,
Let silence relax the mind.

-Tom Krapu, Ph.D.

Yang Style Short Form

Organizer: Tom Krapu, Ph.D.

The focus of the retreat will be intensive, structured T'ai Chi practice and T'ai Chi meditation, balanced with additional periods for rest and deep relaxation. T'ai Chi practice will include form practice, standing meditation, holding postures and optional sensing hands practice, all done within a meditative atmosphere of silence.


Option 1: Start Thursday (Individuals with limited or no experience in Sensing Hands are encouraged to choose Option 1 for the push hands instruction Thursday evening.)

TBD, Thursday, 5 p.m. to Sunday, 3 p.m.

Option 2: Start Friday

TBD, Friday, 5 p.m. to Sunday, 3 p.m.

Where: Mercy Center, 2039 N Geyer Rd, St. Louis Missouri 63131 (Pictures of Mercy Retreat Center.)

Cost, Deposit and Early Payment Discounts:
$100 Deposit Received:
Option 1
(3 nights)
Option 2
(2 nights)
Before TBD
Before TBD

After TBD
(Paid in Full)

(all reservations are based on availability)

Workshop fees include workout facility, meals from dinner on the first night through lunch Sunday and deluxe, private, SINGLE occupancy room with private bath.

The workshop is considered intermediate to advanced, but is available to anyone who has learned the Yang short form and has practiced the entire form regularly.

All reservations are based on availability. A room cannot be guaranteed without a deposit. The number of rooms is limited. Please specify if you are interested in, or willing to have a roommate, if we run short of rooms or someone else also requests a roommate. A small discount ($15 per day per person) will apply to people with double occupancy.

Registration Form

Silent Retreat Home

(314) 842-2258

Thank you for your interest.