Frequently Asked Questions

What do I get for the BMA Talks Membership fee of $9.00 per month (once the 3 day trial has passed for only $1.00)?

We kick off your membership with immediate on-line access to 3-4 of our most recent talks plus a couple of additional talks to get you started.   After that first week, you will get access to one new talk per week plus you will retain access to all of the previous talks for as along as you are a member.

What can I expect to get out of BodyMindAwakening Video Talks?

The talks cover a variety of topics focused on self improvement, personal growth and learning to cope with life’s challenges. More specifically, how to reduce stress and anxiety, breathing and meditation techniques and body mind training are frequent topics.

We also hope that you will feel inspired to start questioning old habits and beliefs that do not serve you. You can expect to develop some new and fresh perspectives on life and relationships and develop a greater awareness so that you may more fully experience and enjoy your life.

What are the Membership Terms & Billing for BodyMindAwakening?

The term of your subscription and access to the talks will begin upon successfully submitting your payment information. You will be sent a confirmation email containing your user name and password and log in information.

Trial Periods:

Your trial period for BMA Talks Membership is for the amount of time specified on the sign up screen. If no cancellation request is received (see Cancellation information below) within a minimum of 24 hours before the end of the trial period, regular billing will commence at the price specified and recur every 30 days.

Where can I train with Shifu Ahles?

Shifu Raymond Ahles is the owner and Chief Instructor at The Blue Dragon School of Martial Arts, located in Bergenfield, NJ. You can contact the school by calling 201-385-3130.

How do I cancel my on-line subscription membership?

If you would like to cancel your subscription to, you can email your request along with your name and email address used for billing purposes to The request to cancel must be received within 3 days, before the commencement of the next 30-day period for recurring subscriptions. Note: Only 24 hour notice is required to cancel a 3 day trial subscription.

Is my personal information and credit card purchase secure?

Yes, when you provide us with any personal information including your name, address, e-mail and credit card number, it is processed over a secure connection on secure servers. We use Secure Socket Layers (SSL) to encrypt all information you provide before sending it to our servers. SSL is the industry standard and the best software available for secure ecommerce transactions.

Will people who are not students of the martial arts benefit from these talks?

Absolutely. Though there are occasional references to martial arts training, since Shifu Ahles is a teacher of the martial arts, the philosophy behind all bodymind training is essentially the same.

How can I rewind or fast forward a section of the video?

Yes, once the video has fully loaded, just hover over the bottom of the video screen  and you will see the control bar.

What should I do if no PLAY button appears on the the video player screen?

Simply hit the refresh button on your browser and the play button should instantly appear.