. . • AIMS AND OBJECTIVES
- These aims and objectives constitute the international mission statement of the Society.
They were set by Master Moy Lin-shin and are shared by all branches of the Society,
making us a truly international Society.These goals, combined with the accreditation
procedures for our volunteer instructors, ensure that all obtain the same quality of
instruction and dedicated leadership.
1 To make Taoist Tai Chi internal arts of health available to all
We are dedicated to bring these arts of health to every community,
so that their many benefits are available to all who wish to experience them.
2 To promote the health-improving qualities of Taoist Tai Chi internal arts of health
Practiced diligently, these arts of health cultivate both body and mind to restore
and maintain good health. Our efforts are directed at making these benefits better
known and understood , in order to promote physical, mental, and spiritual well-being
in the community.
3 To promote cultural exchange
Through Taoist Tai Chi internal arts of health, and through other activities,
we endeavor to make the richness of Chinese culture more accessible, and there by
promote greater understanding and respect among people.
4 To help others
The foundation of the Taoist Tai Chi Society internal arts of health is compassion.
Our underlying charitable orientation is in keeping with the Taoist values of selflessness
and service to others. Our inspiration is the example set by our founder.
Master Moy Lin-shin, who dedicated his life to help others without seeking personal
gain. For the reason all our instructors are volunteers, and all our branches operate
on a non-profit basis. We also perform other services within the community ,
and assist other charities whenever possible.