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What to learn in a Tai Chi Chuan seminar

It is only possible to change your body and change the way it moves through direct contact with a master. Forms are important, but they are not Taijiquan itself, they are the means through which Taijiquan is taught. You should attend the seminars no matter if you know, or don’t know, the form being taught.

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Historical origin of Taijiquan (Tai Chi Chuan)

There are many legends and some controversy as to how taijiquan was created, and with the tendency to ascribe the creation of important features to mithycal figures in chinese culture, combined to the scarce literature about the subject, it is common to find experienced students who have no idea of the historical facts regarding the birth of the style.

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