Tag: Baguazhang

  • Learn Bagua: fresh vs canned courses

    What do you prefer, some canned ready meal eaten alone, or a freshly cooked food being served from the pot in good company? Obviously, I know what I want you to say, and that’s why I don’t offer ‘canned courses’ but to help people learn Bagua I work to keep my courses fresh, and even […]

  • Unpack Bagua principles from forms (or die unfulfilled)

    Unpack Bagua principles from forms (or die unfulfilled)

    It’s not the form that counts it’s what you put into the form it’s not the shape that’s impirtant but how you move. If you don’t get this, your wasting your time.

  • Bagua application – circles you can really use

    Bagua application – circles you can  really use

    How do you use all those circles in Bagua? So much Bagua application that I see depends on fanciful interpretations of forms. Perhaps you’ve seen them. Lots of spinning around a static (sleeping?) opponent. But Bagua application can be very simple and direct (in a circular way of course). In the little video above I […]

  • Invincible Kung fu!

    Invincible Kung fu!

    Invincible kung fu, does it exist? Is it really a thing? Do internal martial artists really think they are invulnerable? This is a response to a comment on the first of the Annoyed by things in martial arts video series. Thank you to Baguatraining for the comment. Invincible Kung fu certainly exists in the imagination […]