Tai Chi Sword Classical Yang Style 2nd Ed: The Complete Form, Qigong, and Applications
Beyond the Barehand Form, beyond the Qigong, lies the elegant and effective Sword of Taijiquan! Learn to extend your Qi, enhance your art and refine your self. This comprehensive guide contains not only the complete Taiji Sword Form and Taiji Sword Qigong Set, but also seldom taught sword fighting applications and matching exercises.
More than just a "how-to," this book also contains theory, history and a complete guide to fundamentals—all essential to building a deep, understanding of this art, long considered to be the highest achievement in Taijiquan, as well as the most popular of the Taiji weapons.
- Strengthen and relax your body.
- Calm and focus your mind.
- Improve your balance.
- Develop proper Taiji breathing.
- Learn the complete Sword Form and Taiji Sword Qigong.
- Over 400 photos with detailed instruction.
If you arrived at this page from a QR code found on the back of the book Tai Chi Sword by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming you are in the right place.
It is said,”100 days of barehand, 1000 days of spear, 10,000 days of sword.”
– ancient Chinese proverb
Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming demonstrates how to properly handle your sword.
These stances build the strength and foundation of the lower body, and are common to most Chinese martial arts.
Learn about the rare Taiji Sword Qigong set, which develops more energy within your sword form.
Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming demonstrates the entire Taiji Sword 54-movement form.
Matching practice is trained with a partner so you may develop good habits in applying your sword technique.