Qinggong (Simplified Chinese: 輕功; pinyin transliteration: qīnggōng; lit. light body skill) is an advanced technique utilizing the manipulation of Qi. Despite its advanced nature, Qinggong has been viewed as a fundamental skill to master which eventually made it a rite of passage to adulthood among its practitioners.
It mainly involves a special sort of levitation, allowing the user to defy the laws of gravity. In doing so, a user can perform previously impossible acts such as leaping distances many times the user's height or glide across the ground with the appearance of flying.