Category Archives: Taiji

TAIJI BOXING ACCORDING TO CHEN ZIMING

– 陳氏世傳太極拳術 THE INHERITED CHEN FAMILY TAIJI BOXING ART 著作者 溫縣陳子明 by Chen Ziming 審定者 中央國術館 河南省國術館 authorized by the Central Martial Arts Institute and the Henan Martial Arts Institute 校閱者 沁陽劉丕顯 定興朱國福 proofread by Liu Pixian of Qinyang and Zhu Guofu of Dingxing 發行處 中國武術學會 … Continue reading

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THE TAIJI MANUAL OF WAN LAISHENG

– 湖南國術訓練所 From the Hunan Martial Arts Training Institute’s 武術小叢書之一 “Small Collection of Martial Arts Books” – 原式太極拳圖解 ORIGINAL POSTURES OF TAIJI BOXING EXPLAINED 萬籟聲編著 by Wan Laisheng [published 1932] [translation by Paul Brennan, June, 2017] – 萬籟聲先生近影 Portrait of … Continue reading

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TEACHINGS OF SONG SHUMING

– 太極功 THE TAIJI ART 宋書銘 by Song Shuming [1908] [translation by Paul Brennan, Mar, 2017] – [Wu Tunan wrote in 1983 that this document was presented to him by a friend named Zhang Ximing in 1908. There is no … Continue reading

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TAIJI BOXING ACCORDING TO WU TUNAN

– 科學化的國術太極拳 A MORE SCIENTIFIC MARTIAL ART: TAIJI BOXING 吳圖南 by Wu Tunan [published by 商務印書館 The Commercial Press, LTD, Oct, 1931] [translation by Paul Brennan, Feb, 2017] – 科學化的國術太極拳 A More Scientific Martial Art: Taiji Boxing 褚民誼題 – calligraphy … Continue reading

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DONG HULING’S APPLICATIONS

– 太極拳使用法 METHODS OF APPLYING TAIJI BOXING 董虎嶺 by Dong Huling [1956] [translation by Paul Brennan, Jan, 2017] – 董虎嶺著 by Dong Huling: 太極拳使用法 Methods of Applying Taiji Boxing 如衡署 – calligraphy by [Li] Ruheng – 董英傑老師像 Portrait of Dong … Continue reading

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FURTHER TAIJI DISCUSSION FROM WU ZHIQING

– 太極正宗銓真 GENUINE EXPLANATIONS FOR AUTHENTIC TAIJI 吳志青 by Wu Zhiqing [published Oct, 1943] [translation by Paul Brennan, Dec, 2016] – 吳志青著 by Wu Zhiqing: 太極正宗銓真 Genuine Explanations for Authentic Taiji 張小廔署耑 – calligraphy by Zhang Xiaolou – 太極拳正宗詮真 自序 AUTHOR’S … Continue reading

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TAIJI BOXING ACCORDING TO WU ZHIQING

– 太極正宗 AUTHENTIC TAIJI 吳志青 by Wu Zhiqing [published by 大東書局 Great East Bookstore, Sep, 1936] [translation by Paul Brennan, Oct, 2016] – 尚武精神 Martial spirit! 王震 – [calligraphy by] Wang Zhen – 居今之世非尚武不是以保民族之生命太極拳亦武術之一種借敵人之力以打敵人乃其妙用也 In today’s world, if we do … Continue reading

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