Complete Form and Qigong Taijiquan, Classical Yang Style

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With so many Taijiquan (Tai Chi Chuan) styles available today, so many variations, modernizations and simplifications, where does one find the traditional styles? Search no further, for this book, Taijiquan Classical Yang Style contains the complete Classical Long Form for the original Yang Family lineage. (1799 - 1872 A.D.).More than just a book of the Form, Taijiquan Classical Yang Style also contains general concepts of Chinese Martial Arts, Qigong (Chi Kung) Theory, the relationship between Qigong and ...
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Overview

With so many Taijiquan (Tai Chi Chuan) styles available today, so many variations, modernizations and simplifications, where does one find the traditional styles? Search no further, for this book, Taijiquan Classical Yang Style contains the complete Classical Long Form for the original Yang Family lineage. (1799 - 1872 A.D.).More than just a book of the Form, Taijiquan Classical Yang Style also contains general concepts of Chinese Martial Arts, Qigong (Chi Kung) Theory, the relationship between Qigong and Taijiquan, and the basic foundation of Taijiquan - the Thirteen Postures.If you want to build a strong foundation and a thorough understanding of the wealth that Classical Taijiquan has to offer, then this step-by-step, easy to follow guide is for you!Strengthen and relax the torsoCalm and focus your mindContains the complete form and Taiji Qigong with proper breathing patternsOver 500 photos with detailed instruction
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NAPRA Review
"This thorough book attempts to accurately present to the West an important aspect of Chinese culture, including the complete Classical Long Form of the Yang Family Lineage. An impressive reference and teaching tool."
NAPRA ReVIEW
This thorough book attempts to accurately present to the West an important aspect of Chinese culture, including the complete Classical Long Form of the Yang Family Lineage. An impressive reference and teaching tool."
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781886969681
  • Publisher: Ymaa Publication Center
  • Publication date: 4/28/1999
  • Series: Martial Arts - Internal Series
  • Pages: 350
  • Product dimensions: 7.08 (w) x 10.14 (h) x 0.69 (d)

Meet the Author

Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming, is a renowned author and teacher of Chinese martial arts and Qigong. Born in Taiwan, he has trained and taught Taijiquan, Qigong and Chinese martial arts for over forty-five years. He is the author of over thirty books, and was elected by Inside Kung Fu magazine as one of the 10 people who has "made the greatest impact on martial arts in the past 100 years." Dr. Yang lives in Northern California.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 17, 2000

    Thanks from World Tai Chi & Qigong Day

    World T'ai Chi & Qigong Day wishes to thank the author of this book for the important contribution this work makes to educate the world to the vastly underutilized potential of these amazing health tools. World T'ai Chi & Qigong Day encourages you to contact us, www.worldtaichiday.org, to find out how you can further the important work of this author by joining in a global health education effort involving tens of thousands conducting mass Qigong and Tai Chi exhibitions in cities and towns across six continents worldwide. Held each year to coincide with UN World Health Day, in April of each year, to draw global attention to Qigong and Tai Chi's profound potential for improving worldhealth.

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