News : Gateway builds personal energy in a green environment

Jan 3, 2013

From Seacoast Online Blogs

By Austin Sorette

Bill Buckley, founder of Gateway Taiji, Qigong and Yoga, believes the idea of a “green” studio dovetails perfectly with the mission and philosophy of his studio, which he describes as “a center for practicing and exploring the ancient energy arts.”

For all their unique histories and characteristics, Taiji (tai chi), Qigong (chi kung) and yoga share one crucial thing in common: All tout themselves as in-depth practices aimed at channeling one’s personal energy towards overall health and wellbeing.

Which is why it came as no surprise when Buckley decided to renovate his portion of Portsmouth’s historic Button Factory building – located at 875 Islington – with the dual goal of creating a positive energetic environment and minimizing consumption of electricity and fossil fuels squarely in mind...

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