This is the attitude we should adopt when learning Tai Chi: complete non-attachment to what we think we already know.
Category Tai Chi Spirit
One of the most enlightening aspects of having indoor instruction with Master Chen Yingjun was the insight into how a warrior clan heir looks upon life and its challenges. These articles are about the attitude one should adopt when learning Tai Chi.
It will make him strong
Trying to protect children from all discomfort is natural in humans, but it is possible to overdo it. A tough stint makes one strong!
To understand this teaching, it's neccessary to emphazise context. For a beginner, Tai Chi is a complete reeducation of posture and movement.
Tai Chi teachings are not static entities. Didactics employed by a Tai Chi Master will change according to conditions and level of the students.
When you learn the most Tai Chi
At the end of a very tiring Tai Chi practice session is when you will face the biggest challenges and have the best learning opportunities.
You can’t teach a skill in Tai Chi
One does not go to a Tai Chi class to acquire knowledge, rather to learn how to practice. What is taught is how to cultivate knowledge, how to ...