Frequently asked questions
What classes do you offer?
We offer in studio TaiChi and Qigong classes. For more information click here.
What to wear or bring to class?
Wear a comfortable shirt, and loose, comfortable clothing.
Do we need to lie down?
The class begins with breathing exercises that are done lying down or sitting in a chair.
What is the Difference Between Tai Chi and Qi Gong?
Do you need to be fit to do Tai Chi or Qi Gong?
What Tai Chi style do you teach?
Master Shifu Orlando Schiaffino teaches the TaiChi of the Eight Immortal Taoists.
This Taichi is not popular in America because its roots are more than 4000 years old.
The origins of our Taichi come from the Emei mountain in China.
What style of QiGong do you teach?
Master Shifu Orlando Schiaffino has three decades of QiGong experience working with QiGong masters.
Master Shifu is the only teacher in the Tampa Bay area who teaches the three different QiGong schools (Buddhist, Taoist, and Shamanic schools).
I can't do classes twice a week.
Many of them are constantly traveling. For that reason, we offer personal training.
Do you offer Private Sessions on Tai Chi and Qigong?
Do you teach children?
Our classes is for adults from the age of 18 upwards.
Do I need experience to join?
No previous martial arts, TaiChi, Qigong or meditation experience necessary. Our classes are aimed at beginners.
Am I too old for TaiChi or Qigong classes?
Our students range from 18 to 80 years old. Some students will stand and move throughout the class, and other will use chairs when needed.
Can I do a free trial before I register?
We don't offer free trial classes.
We are a specialized center in Qigong and we only work with small groups.
Please call (727) 458-9123 to ask for availability before purchasing online.
How much do the classes cost?
For pricing please call (727) 458-9123
What is your Registration Policy
Sadana Center offers a month-to-month contract which the student can cancel at any time. To cancel this agreement the student must email a cancellation notice 30 days prior to the next billing date.