Is Tai Chi A Martial Art

Is Tai Chi A Martial Art

To answer the question is Tai Chi A Master Art, Yes Tai Chi is a Martial Art. The problem is that most people who do Tai Chi do it for health and wellness and not to learn how to fight. Tai Chi has many fighting applications build into the moves. So many in fact that...
Are you walking the path?

Are you walking the path?

“I can show you the path but I can not walk it for you.” Most of the research on the health benefits of martial art is on Tai Chi, which focusses on developing a stable, balanced stance, on improving flexibility, and on using breathing as part of a light meditative...
Free Tai Chi Push Hands Event

Free Tai Chi Push Hands Event

We will be having our next FREE Tai Chi Push Hands event Sunday November 28th. For more information visit this link on Facebook, https://fb.me/e/131eCBbQP I look forward to seeing as many people there as possible.
Cheng Man-ch’ing 37 Posture List

Cheng Man-ch’ing 37 Posture List

Road #1 1. yù bèi shì / Preparation 1a. qǐ shì / Commencement 2. lán què wěi / Grasp the sparrow’s tail 2a. Ward-off left 2b. Ward-off Right 2c. Roll back 2d. Press 2e. Push 3. dān biān / Single whip 4. tí shǒu / Raise arms 4a. kào / Shoulder stroke (Lean) 5. bái hè...
What is the meaning of Peng Jin?

What is the meaning of Peng Jin?

The classic “Song of the eight postures” describe Peng Jin as: “What is the meaning of Peng energy? It is like water supporting a moving boat.” Imagine the way a boat bobs on the water, and that will give you a good insight into Peng. Peng translates as Ward Off and...