The Kahuna Valley
is a 501(c)3, not-for-profit Hawaii corporation founded by Francesco Garri Garripoli
and Daisy Lee as a shared vision to create health education programs and wellness initiatives for children and adults.
Francesco Garri Garripoli is an author, Emmy Award-winning television producer, Qigong instructor, Certified Watsu Practitioner and wellness advocate.
Francesco is based in Walnut Creek, CA and is full-time CTO and Founder of the breakthrough brainwave feedback and analysis firm WujiTech Inc.
He left a full medical school scholarship at the University of Colorado to come to Hawaii in 1977 and study complementary healthcare with an 81 year-old physician and Eastern healing Master and thus secure his appreciation of the Hawaiian culture.
This was the beginning of his
understanding of the healthcare benefits that merging Eastern and Western systems could bring.
documentary "Qigong: Ancient Chinese Healing for the 21st Century" which he
produced while living and studying with renowned Masters in China for two years, airs on PBS Television and has been seen by over 88 million viewers worldwide.
created an award-winning instructional Qigong DVD series where he
is featured with Qigong Instructor Daisy Lee.
Francesco, author of "Qigong - Essence of the Healing Dance" and "Tao of the Ride", teaches workshops, appears on radio and television and lectures around the world, and leads groups of travelers to study Qigong in Bali, Thailand, and from its source in China.
Francesco;s work with WujiTech
serves to bring bring together science and technology to enhance the wellness efforts of Kahuna Valley's
Together with Francesco
helped found the Kahuna Valley
as a community outreach service with a unique six-acre retreat property for offering select workshops and events.