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The Pathway To Stillness

Gary Irwin-Kenyon talks about Tai Chi, and the use of stillness to benefit practice and everyday life. He is a gerontologist, author, and Tai Chi

International Tai Chi Park

On the northern shores of Lake Superior lies Thunder Bay, Canada. An unlikely place to for a International Tai Chi Park. However, in 2011 such a place was

Tai Chi In The Movie “Killer Elite”

In one of the scenes of the movie, Locken meets an old friend, who is practicing Tai Chi in a group which led by Guang Ping Tai Chi Chuan master Kuo …

Yuki’s Gift

Yuki Tanji is a Tai Chi practitioner and instructor based in Berlin, Germany. In this beautifully filmed video produced by Jhohan Planefeldt, Yuki demonstrates …

Tai Chi Helps The Homeless With Hope

A library in Salt Lake City is giving the homeless an opportunity for exercise, and hope. The library offers free Tai Chi classes to the city's

Is Tai Chi The Answer To Back Pain?

Many people suffer from back pain. As individuals get older, the likelihood of having to deal with back pain from recent or older injuries becomes greater.

Tai Chi in the movie “This Must Be The Place”

The movie "This Must Be The Place" is about a former rock star who embarks on a quest from his retirement to find the ex-Nazi war who had persecuted his

Challenging yourself in Tai Chi Practice

How much do you challenge yourself in your practice of Tai Chi Chuan? This firefighter dons full gear, including oxygen tank and mask, and then performs the 38 …

Chen Zhenglei Demonstrates Tai Chi At U.N. Headquarters

On December 8th, 2016, Chen Tai Chi master Chen Zhenglei gave a speech and demonstration to staff members of the United Nations on the subject of Tai Chi

School Students Learn Tai Chi From Visiting Master

Children at a New York School had the chance to learn some moves from a Tai Chi master visiting from China, Xiao Bing, who comes from Foshan