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14.11.2020: Chen Taiji Laojia Yi Lu, Live Online Workshop
November 14, 2020 @ 13:00 - 16:00
Date: 14 November 2020
In Venue option cancelled due to the government lockdown.
Shifu Liu will continue teaching Laojia Yi Lu, (Old Frame), the classic form of Chen Taijiquan, covering the last few sections and the end of the routine, after the previous October workshops.
Laojia Yi Lu has 74 movements and is the basis of many other Chen style tai ji routines that have this as their underlying structure, you can see the references in the sequence of other Chen hand routines.
It is characterised as Yin with many soft, smooth twining movements indispersed with fajing, energy releases such as a punches or kicks. Laojia Yi Lu was created by Chen Changxing in the 19th C, from the original sets of tai ji originator, Chen Wanting, a general of the Ming dynasty in China. It is the oldest tai ji routine from which many modern tai ji styles originate, such as Yang and Wu styles.
There will be a refreshment breaks and Q&A.
Suitable for all levels with some experience
We are unable to set this up as an ‘online’ and ‘in venue’ workshop on Eventbrite and if you want to attend online, please book the online ticket and Chris will send you the Zoom joining links beforehand. Thank you.