Tai Ji Men Qigong Academy

Achievements & Awards (part 2)


● October, 2001
First Place in Martial Arts and Kung Fu Group Demonstration

Tai Ji Men Qigong Academy obtained “First Place in Martial Arts and Kung Fu Group Demonstration,” and “World Top Outstanding Performance Golden Award” at the 8th World Cup International Martial Arts Championship. The above best expresses the combination of Chinese traditional martial arts and a culture of peace.

● October 5, 2014
Certificate of Congressional Recognition, Congressman Ed Royce

Congressman Ed Royce, Chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, presented the Certificate of Congressional Recognition to Dr. Hong in recognition of his work in developing the Tai Ji Men Qigong Academy and facilitating positive values in American society.

● June 6, 2015
Humanitarian Award, World Film Institute

Allan Jay Friedman, president of World Film Institute, presented a Humanitarian Award to Dr. Hong, in recognition of his lifetime endeavors in promoting world peace and love as well as his remarkable achievements in promoting the movement of An Era of Conscience, which aims to inspire world citizens to work together for a world of love, security and unity.

● May 31, 2016
World Citizens Award for Sustainable Development, Association of World Citizens

At the 2016 World Summit of Love and Peace, attended by NGO delegates from 40 nations, Dr. Rene Wadlow, president of the Association of World Citizens, NGO in consultative status with ECOSOC and associated with the UN DPI, presented the “World Citizens Award for Sustainable Development” to Dr. Hong for leading the Tai Ji Men Cultural Goodwill Group to promote love, peace, and global sustainability across the planet.

● August 12, 2016
“The Lighthouse of Wisdom, the Master of the Soul,” L’associationObservatoire International Pour la Non Violence, France

Dr. Hong waspresented with an award and recognized as "The Lighthouse of Wisdom, the Master of the Soul" by Mr. Albert Konan Koffi, president of L’associationObservatoire International Pour la Non Violence, in recognition of his dedication to lighting up the world and guiding world citizens towards a brighter future.

● Nov. 14, 2018
Lifetime Achievement Award, City Montessori School (CMS), Lucknow, India

The Minister of Health and Family Welfare of India, Mr. Shri Jagat Prakash Nadda, on behalf of City Montessori School (CMS), presented a Certificate of Lifetime Achievement Award to Dr. Hong, Tao-Tze, in recognition of his contributions to world peace. Along with the certificate, a statute of Mahatma Gandhi was presented to Dr. Hong; the award conveyed the school’s great respect for Dr. Hong, as the Indian people have great respect for Mahatma Gandhi, whose non-violence movement has inspired many nationalists as well as peaceful protests around the globe.

● May 13, 2019
2019 FIRMA Global Peace Award, Turin, Italy

Dr. Hong, Tao-Tze was presented with the 2019 Global Peace Award for promoting world peace through a variety of means, such as holding interfaith dialogues, conducting cultural exchanges, hosting World Leader Summits of Love and Peace, and promoting the International Day of Conscience.

● September 4, 2019
Certificate of Recognition by LA City, USA

Dr. Hong, Tao-Tze was lauded by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti for his dedication to preserve traditional Chinese culture and promote peace. Mayor Garcetti states in the certificate of recognition for Dr. Hong, "I commend the enthusiasm, integrity and exemplary service you have demonstrated to promote cultural heritage and peace in our communities."
On behalf of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Commissioner Jessica Caloza of the Board of Public Works, left, presents a certificate of recognition to Dr. Hong, Tao-Tze, president of the Federation of World Peace and Love (FOWPAL), for his dedication to preserve traditional Chinese culture and promote peace.