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The Complete Illustrated Guide to Tai Chi

A Practical Approach to the Ancient Chinese Movement for Health and Well Being (Complete Illustrated Guide)

by Angus Clark

  • 236 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Element Books Ltd. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mind, body, spirit: disciplines & techniques,
  • Oriental martial arts,
  • Physical Fitness,
  • Stress Management,
  • Health & Fitness,
  • Consumer Health,
  • Diet / Health / Fitness,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Exercise,
  • Yoga,
  • Health & Fitness / Yoga,
  • Clinical Psychology,
  • Healthy Living

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9216398M
    ISBN 100007122489
    ISBN 109780007122486
    OCLC/WorldCa52630488

      Beautifully illustrated with professional photos to enhance the easy to follow Tai Chi instruction from world renowned Tai Chi Master and Family Physican, Dr. Paul Lam.. Beginning with Six Easy Steps and progressing to Yang 24 Forms (the world's most popular tai chi form), Dr Lam teaches authentic Tai Chi for health, wellness and longevity/5(94). Tai Chi for Beginners and the 24 Forms Book Pages and close to photos. The 6 Easy Steps for beginners and the 24 Forms. Tai Chi for Beginners and the 24 Forms explores the ancient pratice of tai chi that is clinically proven to be an effective tool in improving health, fitness and relaxation. This book contains the Six Easy Steps to learning tai chi, along with detailed . Master the Chinese martial art of T'ai Chi with this accessible, illustrated guide. T'ai-chi (Tai Chi) is an effortless and rhythmical art that stresses slow breathing, balanced and relaxed postures, and absolute calmness of mind. It requires no special equipment or place to practice and takes no more than ten minutes a day. This book, from .


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