t'ai

t’ai

Chinese tower structure, rectangular in plan with several receding stories. Watchtower in the Han period; earlier, a hunting or pleasure tower.
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Je t'ai enlace, tu m'as etouffe Je t'ai embrasse, tu m'as repousse Je t'ai tendu la main, tu l'as mordue Je t'ai appris a marcher Tu m'as fait des croche-pieds Je t'ai appris a lire et a ecrire Tu t'en es servi pour me maudire Je t'ai appris a creer et a produire Tu t'en es servi pour m'aneantir
Often shortened to t'ai chi, taiji or tai chi in English usage, T'ai chi ch'uan or taijiquan is an internal Chinese martial art practiced for both its defense training and its health benefits.
com)-- Author's "The Complete Idiot's Guide to T'ai Chi & Qigong"'s newly released 4th edition, is cited in a new PBS affiliate KCPT feature titled, "Using T'ai Chi to help with chronic health issues," in which patients explain how T'ai Chi can cut millions in health costs, and his book explains how this program is a model for the world.
In public squares and open lots, urban Chinese residents practice the graceful, interpretive dance-like postures of t'ai chi.
and we look forward to seeing people across south Leamington enjoy all sorts of non-traditional sports - whether it's dance, T'ai Chi or orienteering, there'll be something for everyone.
According to The Daily Star, the Gyrotonic system, developed in the US, combines exercise principles from ballet, yoga, gymnastics and t'ai chi.
STUDENTS have been relieving the pressure of their studies with the Chinese martial art T'ai Chi.
Take yoga or t'ai chi classes as they improve flexibility and will help you stick to a stretching schedule.
A new study of people with osteoarthritis revealed that t'ai chi, regularly practiced, improves flexibility, mobility, and the ability to do everyday tasks.
While it's often practiced in parks and other outdoor spaces, T'ai Chi for Health brings the basics to your living room.
T'ai Chi Chih Retreat, August 26-30, 2013, Antonia Cooper OSF, $310.
Stronger muscles and better weight control are among benefits of t'ai chi.