Chunyi Lin is a certified international qigong master and the founder and creator of Spring Forest Qigong. His fluency in numerous Chinese dialects provided him the rare opportunity to study with many of the most respected qigong masters in his native China. He has been teaching qigong and using qigong techniques to help others for more than twenty-five years. Master Lin is also highly skilled in tai chi and Chinese herbal medicine.
Master Lin is the director of the Spring Forest Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. As many as 200 people, from across the United States and many foreign countries, come to his center for healing assistance every week.
During 2004 he created an educational partnership with Normandale Community College of Bloomington, Minnesota, to provide fully-accredited courses in Spring Forest Qigong health and healing techniques. All of the course curricula were created by Master Lin, and he serves as the program director and lead instructor.
In January of 2005, Master Lin was awarded a masters degree in Human Development-Holistic Health & Wellness from St. Mary's University in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He served as Director of Qigong Programs at Anoka-Ramsey Community College in Anoka, Minnesota, from 1999 to 2004. He was formerly a college professor in Guangdon Province in China.
Master Lin teaches four levels of Spring Forest Qigong and has created a series of home learning materials for students, including videos, guided audio meditations, and reference manuals. He is a frequent keynote speaker at national health conferences.
He is coauthor of a #1 Amazon.com bestseller, Born A Healer, and coauthor with Dr. Nisha Manek of the Mayo Clinic of a chapter on qigong in the recently-released Textbook of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2nd Edition. Master Lin is also a member of the Transformational Leadership Council founded by Jack Canfield.
Since coming to the United States in 1995, Master Lin has helped more than 100,000 people learn about the powerful healing benefits of Spring Forest Qigong. He now devotes all of his time to the teaching of Spring Forest Qigong and helping others. He lives in the Twin Cities with his family.