tai chi ch'uan


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Related to tai chi ch'uan: Taichi, Taijiquan, Tai Chi Quan

tai chi ch'uan:

see martial artsmartial arts,
various forms of self-defense, usually weaponless, based on techniques developed in ancient China, India, and Tibet. In modern times they have come into wide use for self-protection, as competitive sports, and for exercise.
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Geils started taking Tai Chi Ch'uan classes at the center in 1988, studying under the direction of former center co-director Isabella Barone.
A LEAMINGTON man has been given Rugby people their first taste of an ancient Chinese art of Tai Chi Ch'uan, which has proved therapeutic to the human being for thousands of years.
Leamington-based John Zetterstrom visited the guildhouse, in Lawrence Sheriff Street, to give a taster of tai chi ch'uan.