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Wu style taijiquan long form section 1

10. as if closing up

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rú fēng sì bì 如封似闭 as if closing up 二四 如封似閉 rú fēng sì bì (一)24. SEALING SHUT (part 1) 左掌由右臂下方旋轉於右臂的外側zuǒ zhǎng yóu yòu bèi xià fāng xuán zhuǎn yú yòu bèi de wài cè Your left palm rotates under your … Continue reading

9. step, parry and punch

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jìn bù bān lán chuí 进步搬拦捶 step up diverting and blocking fist 二一 進步搬攔捶 jìn bù bān lán chuí (一) 21. ADVANCE, PARRY, BLOCK, PUNCH (part 1) 左脚向前一步成弓步。zuǒ jiǎo xiàng qián yī bù chéng gōng bù  Your left foot takes a … Continue reading

8. hands strum the lute

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shǒu huī pí pá 手挥琵琶 hands strum the lute 19. PLAY THE LUTE (part 1) 左腿變成弓步。zuǒ tuǐ biàn chéng gōng bù Your left leg makes a bow stance, 左手變成陽掌, zuǒ shǒu biàn chéng yáng zhǎng while your left hand becomes … Continue reading

7. brush knee twist step

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lǒu xī ǎo bù 搂膝拗步 brush knee twist step 13. BRUSH KNEE IN A CROSSED STANCE (part 1) 左脚尖右脚跟同時翹起,zuǒ jiǎo jiān yòu jiǎo gēn tóng shí qiào qǐ  Your left toes and right heel lift in unison, 轉向正東,zhuǎn xiàng zhèng … Continue reading