If you want to achieve the real experience of Taiji Quan, if you want the Gong Fu, then you will have to put in the time and the effort because the learning curve for achieving that level is steep and long. This is because the art of Taiji quan is multilayered, counter intuitive, technical and both physically and mentally demanding. But don’t let me put you off because it is also fascinating, rewarding, challenging and all embracing as well as being an Art for Life! The rewards are worth it all.
There are many stages of development within the Taiji journey. Some of these are obvious and some are subtle. Recognising them is important to your development. Generally, different phases of development are characterized by different hurdles that need to be overcome before you can claim an understanding and before your … Read More »