Memories of My First Qigong Teacher: B.P. Chan, a True Person of No Rank


This essay originally appeared in the Summer 2002 edition of Qi: The Journal of Traditional Eastern Health and Fitness © Kenneth S. Cohen

On March 17, 2002, B P. Chan, one of the first generation of qigong teachers in North America, passed into spirit. Chan, born on May 30, 1922 in Fujian Province, China, lived for many years in the Philippines, and, finally, moved to New York City, where he lived for the rest of his life.