37 Essential Forms of Taijiquan
Sanshiqi Danshi Lianfa 三十七單式練法
with Sam Masich
Over the next years we continue our study of traditional Yang-style Taijiquan principles, push-hands, and application with the study of the ‘37 Essential Forms of Taijiquan.’
In his 1931 book, 'Taijiquan Method and Application' Master Yang Chengfu (1883-1936) described thirty-seven core forms. After listing all the forms within the long form he states, "The full sequence is comprised entirely of thirty-seven distinct forms,” and contends that these are essential to an understanding of Yang-style Taijiquan and it’s martial application.
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Times: Saturday 10:00-14:00 and 16:00-18:30. Sunday 10:00-13:00 and 15:00-17:00
Cost: Full weekend €220 (€185 se confermato entro il 1 marzo con acconto di €100—€185 if confirmed before March 1st with a €100 deposit).
Saturday/Sunday only €195. (€165 se confermato entro il 1 marzo con acconto di €100—€185 if confirmed before March 1st with a €100 deposit)
Friday night only €35.
Location: Via Vergante 49 (between Lago Maggiore and Lago d'Orta)
Contact: Francesco Cerrato