Ba Gua Zhang Summer Workshops

Baolin Chi Gong Palaces Qigong

Over the last several years the Ba Gua Summer Retreat has become one of the most popular Ba Gua Zhang learning and sharing environments. Many instructors have created annual events which continue to grown in popularity. The summer retreat is an excellent format for students to submerse themselves in Ba Gua Zhang practice for anywhere from a few days to up to one week. Below we list four of the most popular events. Park Bok Nam's East and West Coast Ba Gua Camps Park Bok Nam began his annual...

Methods and Applications of Ba Gua Specialty Weapons

Gua Sha Tool America

The North American Tang Shou Tao Association teaching curriculum includes the study of numerous Ba Gua Zhang two handed specialty weapons. In order to provide an introduction to some of these weapons, North American Tang Shou Tao instructor Marc Melton has submitted the following article. Marc is of Chinese descent on his mother's side and speaks the language fluently. In addition to his study with the North American Tang Shou Tao Association, Marc has also traveled to China on several...

Gao Style Ba Gua in Hong Kong The Life and Teaching of He Ke

Shaolin Circle Life

Two issues ago we announced that He Ke Cai T T , the last of Gao Yi Sheng's fii A Mt direct lineage students, had died. In the Pa Kua Chang Newsletter Volume 2, Number 3 we had presented an article about He Ke Cai, the majority of that article being biographical In this issue, in honor of He Ke Cai's passing, we will again present some of the highlights of his life and then discuss some of what He Ke Cai taught his students. The majority of the information presented in this article was gathered...