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8 Energies of Taijiquan

  • YMAA Western Mass 221 Pine Street Florence, MA, 01062 United States (map)

Explore the concepts and Jing (martial power) patterns of the 8 Energies - Peng, Lu, Ji, An, Cai, Lie, Zhou, and Kao. Examine applications through various partner drills and apply your understanding in solo practice.

Practitioners of all Taijiquan styles are welcome. No prior experience necessary.

This workshop expands on the theory introduced in Dr. Yang’s “13 Postures” seminar. Prior attendance of the seminar is not required.

Instructors: Jonathan Chang & Michelle Lin

Students of Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming and graduates of the YMAA Retreat Center. Jon & Michelle:

Registration: Contact Jeff Rosen at 413.336.4890 or

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