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Chén Wáng Tíng’s Poem 陳王廷太極拳經總歌  - Part 3 Chén Wáng Tíng’s Poem 陳王廷太極拳經總歌says, “Hooking, pushing, squeezing and holding skills – everybody knows these 鉤掤逼攬人人曉. Flashing,…

Grandmaster Tse’s Tàijí Fist 147

Chén Wáng Tíng’s Poem 陳王廷太極拳經總歌 Pt2 Grandmaster Tse using spiralling and circling skills in Tuī Shǒu 推手 Chén Wáng Tíng’s 陳王廷太極拳經總歌 Poem say, “Contacting, touching, spiralling and circling…
Statue of Chen Wang Ting

Grandmaster Tse’s Tàijí Fist 146

Chén Wáng Tíng’s Poem 拳經總歌 陳王廷著(明末清初時人,陳氏太極拳的創始人)        Statue of Chen Wang Ting 縱放屈伸人莫知,諸靠纏繞我皆依。劈打推壓得進步,搬擱橫采也難敵。鉤掤逼攬人人曉,閃驚取巧有誰知,佯輸詐走誰雲敗,引誘回沖致勝歸。滾拴搭掃靈微妙,橫直劈砍奇更奇,截進遮攔穿心肘,迎風接步紅炮捶。二換掃壓掛麵腳,左右邊簪莊跟腿,截前壓後無縫鎖,聲東擊西要熟識。上籠下提君須記,進攻退閃莫遲遲,藏頭蓋面天下有,慣心剁脅世間稀。教師不識此中理,難將武藝論高低。 Opening,…
Master Tse performing the Chen Taijiquan straight sword form

Grandmaster Tse’s Tàijí Fist 145

Wáng Zōng Yuè’s Tàijíquán Poem王宗岳太極拳論 Part 8 Grandmaster Tse performing the Chen Taijiquan straight sword form Wáng Zōng Yuè’s Tàijíquán Poem 王宗岳太極拳論 goes on to say, “人不知我,我獨知人,英雄所向無敵,蓋皆由此而及也。Other…

Grandmaster Tse’s Tàijí Fist 144

Wáng Zōng Yuè’s Tàijíquán Poem王宗岳太極拳論 Part 7 Wáng Zōng Yuè’s Tàijíquán Poem 王宗岳太極拳論 says, “一羽不能加,蠅蟲不能落, The energy in the body we should be balanced – with not even…

Grandmaster Tse’s Tàijí Fist 143

Wáng Zōng Yuè’s Tàijíquán Poem王宗岳太極拳論 Part 6 Wáng Zōng Yuè’s Tàijíquán Poem 王宗岳太極拳論 says, “ 進之則愈長,退之則愈促 When we move forward - we can go further away. When we move backward,…

Grandmaster Tse’s Tàijí Fist 142

Wáng Zōng Yuè’s Tàijíquán Poem王宗岳太極拳論 Part 5 In Wáng Zōng Yuè’s Tàijíquán Poem 王宗岳太極拳論 he says, “仰之則彌高,俯之則彌深We move upward, we are in the higher position, when we move…

Grandmaster Tse’s Tàijí Fist 141

Wáng Zōng Yuè’s Tàijíquán Poem王宗岳太極拳論 Part 4 In Wáng Zōng Yuè’s Tàijíquán Poem 王宗岳太極拳論 he says, “左重則左虛,右重則右杳。When our weight is on the left, we should not totally…

Grandmaster Tse’s Tàijí Fist 140

Wáng Zōng Yuè’s Tàijíquán Poem王宗岳太極拳論 Part 3 Grandmaster Tse's doing Zhàn Zhuāng 站樁 In Wáng Zōng Yuè’s Tàijíquán Poem 王宗岳太極拳論 he says, “不偏不倚,忽隱忽現 No leaning to either…

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Wáng Zōng Yuè’s Tàijíquán Poem 王宗岳太極拳論 Part 2 In Wáng Zōng Yuè’s Tàijíquán Poem 王宗岳太極拳論 he says, “虚領頂勁,氣沉丹田 For posture we need to relax the head and shoulders, with the…