Hidden Immortal Lineage Taiji Qigong
The Mother Form
By Zhongxian Wu
Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
Taiji Qigong is an ancient way of physical and spiritual cultivation which enables us to access the Dao, the Great Way of Nature. This ancient art and science for health maintenance and healing originated several thousand years ago in China.This DVD is narrated and demonstrated by Master Zhongxian Wu. It focuses on the Mother Form of Taiji Qigong, passed directly from the Hidden Immortal Lineage. The eight movements are precisely choreographed to create a relaxed mind-body dance that stretches and strengthens the entire body. The slow, deliberate movements develop health, balance, and grace. Essentially, this form is a way to bring the practitioner into physical, mental, and spiritual awareness and connection with the microcosm (human being) and the macrocosm (universe). Regular practice of Hidden Immortal Taiji Qigong - the Mother Form will: ·Awaken your consciousness and your potential life force·Develop your healing abilities and release your unwanted stress·Maintain a state of well-being and keep you in good shape. Create Harmony in Your Daily Life. Strengthen Your Life Energy and Health with the Ancient Power of Chinese Taiji Qigong Additional Special Feature: The Entire Hidden Immortal Taiji Form. This 75 movement form has been hidden within small, select groups in China for over 1,000 years. After 20 years of teaching this Taiji form to private students, in this DVD, Master Wu demonstrates the form in its entirety. For the first time, this esoteric form is now available to the general public. Detailed information about the Hidden Immortal Lineage can be found in his book, Seeking the Spirit of The Book of Change - 8 Days to Mastering a Shamanic Yijing Prediction System.
'Filmed in an external location Master Wu demonstrates the form to an exceptionally high standard, exhibiting his abilities and highly attuned skills.'- Betty Sutherland, UK Tai Chi and Chi for Children'The 8 movements shown here are fundamental to the practice of Taiji. It will be easy to learn the whole form once you understand the 8 movements. Each movement is related with one of the Eight Trigrams in Yijing, and is broken down for easy learning. The eight movements are precisely choreographed to create a relaxed mind-body dance that stretches and strengthens the entire body... The form itself is demonstrated in full at the end of the dvd. Another gem from the ancient tradition of taiji/qigong in China from this gifted teacher.' -The Empty Vessel
Master Zhongxian Wu has devoted himself to the study of Qigong, martial arts, Chinese medicine, Yijing science, Chinese calligraphy, and ancient chinese music for over 30 years. He was Director of the Shaanxi Province Association for Somatic Science and the Shaanxi Association for the Research of Daoist Nourishing Life Practices, and has written five books and numerous articles on the philosophical and historical foundations of China's ancient life sciences.
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