Join us to learn Tai Chi and Qigong on a luxury resort in Thailand at an affordable price.


Richard Warner is an experienced instructor with the Master Ding Academy. He will be holding one, week-long retreat at the well-known  Retreat in Thailand in February 2020
Prices start from £750 per week and include accommodation, meals and all of the expert training required during your stay. Non training guests are welcome too.

The week starts on 7th Febuary 2020.

Spaces at the retreat are limited.
See below for more information or contact Richard on 01245 222819, or email him at

Our Day

We will enjoy the early morning Chi Kung looking out, onto the stunning views of nearby Islands in the Andaman Sea

Loosening up exercises and exploring Form, Structure and Intent.

A well earned Brunch in the Sattva Restaurant

Time to relax, a swim in the pool, a walk along the beach or take some time out to discover the Island.

Evening practice, we will be finding the power, the Stillness and the Energy within; sharing and working with other students energies.

Exploring the softness that overcomes all and working towards a Strong Body and a Still Mind

Relax and unwind, after another healthy meal. It will be time to sit, chillout and watch the sun go down.


We are privileged to be staying at this renowned accommodation on Koh Samui

view our accommodation at Samahita Retreat. This is a one or two week course

Richard’s Teaching techniques are relaxed, exploratory and above all fun.
His work with Master John Ding over the past 20 years has served him well,
delivering an informative and achievable Class.
He enjoys helping his Students to grow in both Mind and Body.

We keep things simple


listen to your body



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Stay at The Samahita Retreat on Koh Samui just a short flight away from Bangkok. We will be Studying the Academy’s Chi Kung and Foundation Form. Understanding the Principles and Concepts of Tai Chi Chuan.

This is a unique opportunity to look at the Academy’s Chi Kung, finding the stillness within. The core exercises for loosening up and The Foundation Form

A fascinating insight into Traditional Tai Chi Chuan for all levels of practitioners.

There will be plenty of time to explore the Tropical Island of Koh Samui in all its beauty and splendor.

Prices include, all training and advice for each week booked.

Accommodation of your choice. A shared air conditioned room with two king size beds separated by a balcony with a wonderful shower area.

Single room supplement applies if required

Two delightful vegetarian meals a day all served from the Sattva Restaurant

For Students Training £750 per week

Guests who are not Training are also very welcome, please ask for prices and details

For simplicity: Students need to get a flight to Bangkok and down to Koh Samui,
The Samahita Retreat can arrange to pick you up from the airport and 35 minutes later you will arrive at your destination.