: Bajiquan Foundational Training Vol. An excellent presentation of Baji Quan —also known as the “bodyguard style of Kung Book reviews. Baji-quan is a quan-shu branch mainly with short attacking strokes and hand In the ancient book the ‘Huai Nan Zi’ it is said that between the Heavens and the. Hello Do you know any good Bajiquan textbooks which could allow me to learn some of the baji techniques on my own? I am mostly interested.

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Information about Bajiquan origin is contradictory. Like that counts as a strike against it?

Baji-quan is a bzjiquan branch mainly with short attacking strokes and hand moves such as ai “to bajiqjanban “to thrust”tsi “to restrict”kao “to prop up” and others.

My research has come up with 3 possible explanations. No, create an account now. Of them all Huo Diange was the first disciple he ever accepted and he opened the door for others. Like Chen Style Tai Chi, Baji Quan makes use of the silk-reeling force where power is redirected from the ground through the feet and released through the point of contact in a coiling manner.

He was born into a poor family in Meng Village.


He tried again and the result was the same. Bajiquan – by Liu Yun Qiao. The translations are in that comment, in the same order as in my op. In this context they connote a more metaphysical meaning. The full title is “Kaimen Bajiquan” – “a 8-time box gate opening”. There is also the 4 facings and 8 directions. Think it’s Ma family. bsjiquan

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One night, while he was in the middle of training with the sword a man suddenly appeared. The old man, realizing Wu Zhong was sincere and had a deep love for Wushu, was so impressed by his determination and enthusiasm that he agreed to accept him as a student.


Ellerton and Master Ji Jian Cheng. The Ba-Ji as taught at the Wushu Institute was directed more at elegance of movement, speed, and dynamic technique. Indeed, in the past he has led a battalion of resistance fighters against both the Japanese and the Chinese. Do you mean this one: Through several more generations the art was passed on to the great 20th century master Ma Fu-Luo, still alive today in his 80s, living in Ningxia, China.

Later on, some schools made their own interpretations of the “bajiquan” name.

I was with him as a child and that is how I can to be his disciple. We are very confident that our product will work to your complete satisfaction. In Cang County, there are records. Huo Diange was later recruited to teach inside the palace for the Qing.

Bajiquan – ” 8 celestial spheres “, 8 main forces jin8 stroke surfaces. Log in or sign up in seconds. That must have taken you quite some time!

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boik The inventor of the style may have named it after the shape of the fist used. Immediately Wu Zhong knelt down and begged him to accept him as his student. All text is in English.

Wu Zhong asked him what style he was doing, the old man said it was ‘Baji quan’. Baji Quan added 8 new photos to the album: It’s virtually impossible to get the Baji power generation without someone showing and correcting you, and even then it takes a long time. After training with Baji Quan for over 10 years, Wu tested his skills with the monks of the Fujian Shaolin Bajiquxn and emerged victorious every time.


Its hard enough to achieve skill in this style as it is and they seldom teach outsiders. The old man told Wu Zhong a great deal about martial arts theory and techniques, most of which he had never previously heard. He trained constantly, day and night, summer and winter.

Baji Quan relies mainly on the hands. When learning Ba-Ji one usually first practices the basic techniques such as the coiling punch, relaxing and producing sudden power, and various stances. Indeed, in the past he led a battalion of resistance fighters against both the Japanese and the Chinese.

You need JavaScript enabled to view it. They sat together and talked about martial arts. So he stayed at Wu Zhong’s house and started to teach him. How can I teach you? Wu Zhong asked his name but he refused to tell him. They’re Chinese books, so I don’t think they have official translations, but I would translate them as: The bajiquam forms are: Furthermore there were already famous exponents hajiquan the style.

There are roughly 20 fist forms within the style as well as weapon forms covering eight different types of weapons, including the spear, sword, saber, staff, Pu Dao, Two Handed Blade.

Sussex, UK “My friend recommended your website to me. After ten years of practice the old man said: There is also a slight sinking forward and down of the upper body. Glad you guys enjoyed it. Others tried to highlight “internal powers” work, or quan, generated and spread among 8 directions.