Wu style Tai Chi, Praying Mantis Sword

Wu style Tai ChiPraying Mantis Kung FuOur newest Chinese texts (more and more people seem to want these) include a traditional Chinese version of Wang Pei Sheng’s famous Wu style Tai Chi book with beautiful illustrations showing not only the 37 move form but applications for all the movements in it. This along with a Praying Mantis book showing not only three levels of Mantis forms, but—fairly rare—three levels of Straight Sword in the Mantis style. Why is straight sword the most representative weapon of the Praying Mantis? We’ll let you figure that one out.

 

Upcoming: Lorne Bernard’s second DVD on his Flying White Crane style. The tradition continues…

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