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Go Slow To Go Fast—And More: A Rationale For Slow T’ai Chi Practice (sab, 02 apr 2022)
The popular misconception about t’ai chi is that it is just a slow motion dance, and many people are surprised that it is also a highly skilled martial art. The post Go Slow To Go Fast—And More: A Rationale For Slow T’ai Chi Practice first appeared on Slanted Flying.
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Tai Chi Amongst The Clouds (Wed, 02 Feb 2022)
As part of the Spring Festival Gala show for celebrations across China, three practitioners of the art of Tai Chi Chuan perform this ancient martial art and health amongst the clouds. The post Tai Chi Amongst The Clouds first appeared on Slanted Flying.
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Woman Documents Her Tai Chi Practice During Pregnancy (Thu, 25 Nov 2021)
A wonderful video we came across from YouTube user Misscatanna of a woman documenting her practicing Tai Chi for each month that she was pregnant. She filmed short video clips of her practicing Tai Chi each month. As the video progresses, we see in each clip, a larger “baby bump” than the previous clip. At […] The post Woman Documents Her Tai Chi Practice During Pregnancy first appeared on Slanted Flying.
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African Students Learn Tai Chi While In China (Wed, 24 Nov 2021)
Five African students in China learn Tai Chi. The international students are studying at the Cangzhou Technical College in the northern China province of Hebei. The post African Students Learn Tai Chi While In China first appeared on Slanted Flying.
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Grasp the Sparrow’s Tail (And Look At It) (Wed, 03 Nov 2021)
Grasp Bird’s Tail (GBT, lan que wei, 攬雀尾) is the best example of how the Fu Family (傅家) developed their family style and systemized the teachings. The post Grasp the Sparrow’s Tail (And Look At It) first appeared on Slanted Flying.
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Differentiating Yin From Yang in Taijiquan (Sat, 09 Oct 2021)
Some practitioners view yin and Yang, as two sides of the same coin, and this can seem like an appropriate analogy for yin and yang united as one whole. The post Differentiating Yin From Yang in Taijiquan first appeared on Slanted Flying.
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David Beckham Learns About Tai Chi (Tue, 14 Sep 2021)
David Beckham, who is AIA’s Global Ambassador, recently had the chance to learn about the art of Tai Chi while on a visit to Singapore. The post David Beckham Learns About Tai Chi first appeared on Slanted Flying.
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Taijiquan And The Parasympathetic Nervous System (Wed, 14 Jul 2021)
Taijiquan emphasizes calmness, relaxation, reduced anxiety and stress, and other traits that are characteristic of parasympathetic nervous system (PSNS) control The post Taijiquan And The Parasympathetic Nervous System first appeared on Slanted Flying.
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Tai Chi Under The Water (Sat, 10 Jul 2021)
Have you ever tried practicing your Tai Chi under water? I don’t mean doing it in shoulder height water with your head above the surface, but completely under the water! The post Tai Chi Under The Water first appeared on Slanted Flying.
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The Tai Chi Journey (Mon, 19 Apr 2021)
Many people have described learning tai chi as ‘a journey’. New students discover that tai chi is far much more than simply ‘waving arms through the air’ The post The Tai Chi Journey first appeared on Slanted Flying.
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