Wednesday, December 28, 2016


An illustrated comparison of the 
Tai Chi movement, Single Whip
as performed in four of the five 
orthodox styles of tai chi - 
Chen, Wu/Hao, Wu, and Yang.

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Lee Style Tai Chi Scarborough Summer Course



Tai Chi Group practicing Lee Style 
Tai Chi as taught by 
Master Chee Soo in Scarborough, 
North Yorkshire, England


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Friday, December 16, 2016

  
"There is no rain
without condensation. 
There is no tai chi
without releasing."
                                                             - TCJ

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See what happens when American young kids practice Taichi


 

See what happens when American young kids practice Tai Chi...

Students from Cornwall-on-Hudson Elementary School and New York Military Academy were amazed recently when they learned  some Tai Chi moves from Tai Chi master, Xiao Bing, from China’s Foshan City. It was fun to watch these American young kids practicing their newly learned skills.

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Monday, December 12, 2016


"Tai Chi: The parts 
and the whole are one." 

- TCJ 

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Yang Lu Chan (1799-1872)
  
"Yang the Unsurpassable"
Yang was the undefeated founder 
of Yang Style Tai Chi Chuan.
An outsider, Yang was accepted 
as a student of Chen Changxing 
of Chen Style Tai Chi Chuan
in the Chen Village, 
Henan Province, China.

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Saturday, December 10, 2016


"It's not the knowing 
that is difficult, 
but the doing."
  - Chinese Proverb

- Photo by TCJ
There are no strangers here; Only friends you haven't yet met. William Butler Yeats
Read more at: https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/topics/topic_friendship.html
There are no strangers here; Only friends you haven't yet met. William Butler Yeats
Read more at: https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/topics/topic_friendship.html

Wednesday, December 7, 2016


Wu Jianquan (1870-1942) 

- Co-founder (with his father)
of Wu Style Tai Chi Chuan

- Seen here practicing
tuishou (push hands) 

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Tai Chi - Xian, China

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Monday, December 5, 2016



"The path to perfection: 
engage, examine, improve." 
                                                                                             - TCJ

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Sunday, December 4, 2016



"Tai Chi - Make it great. 
Make it true. Make it yours." 

                                                                           - TCJ 

Saturday, December 3, 2016

Kong Jin demo by Master Shr



THE MYSTERY OF CHI
From the Bill Moyers 
five part PBS series,
HEALING AND THE MIND (1993)

Bill Moyers and David Eisenberg, MD 
visit tai chi master, Shr, in Beijing, China

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#ChiKung #Qigong

Friday, December 2, 2016


"In tai chi we find the place 
of stillness within motion." 


                                                                            - TCJ 


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"The spirit of tai chi 
must reach beyond forms 
to vitalize one's entire existence." 

                                                                                        - TCJ 

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