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Kathleen Rice

About Kathleen Rice

Kathleen Rice is a is currently mounting a return to the study of the Tai Chi Yang form with United Tai Chi of Chester County PA. She has also studied briefly with the late Master Wei Lun Huang of Huang Tai Chi in Miami. She works for a medical device company in suburban Philadelphia.

Review: Tai Chi: The True History & Principles, by Lars Bo Christensen

In Tai Chi: The True History & Principles, Lars Bo Christensen discusses the texts, stored for 300 years by descendants of the Tang Village’s Li

Book Review: The Taijiquan & Qi Gong Dictionary

The Taiju & Qi Gong Dictionary is a handy reference for beginners to add to their library, or to pair with related histories, novels, diagrams,

The Professor: Tai Chi’s Journey West – Film Review

Barry Stugartz has crafted a loving and respectful tribute to Cheng Man Ching. “The Professor” was the first major Tai Chi master from China to come to …

Book Review – Tai Chi: The Story of a Chinese Master In America

Family. A common thread in this charming story surrounding an adolescent boy and his uncle navigating duty, education, a culture’s oral history, and the …

The Old Man From the Hill: Lessons In Qigong and Tai Chi, Parts I And 2

A different coming of age tale –about a youth’s transformation with the help of an elder internal arts practitioner. The protagonist of Steve …

Book Review: The Power of Tai Chi Chuan

For beginner students of Tai Chi Chuan, Robin Gamble’s book is a helpful resource for those looking for a brief introduction to each of several topics. An …

Book Review: Laoshi: Tai Chi, Teachers and the Pursuit of Principle

Jan Kauskas takes us into the ups and downs of learning not only tai chi, but applicable life principles that arise along the