Episode 14: Body Mind Healing Tai Chi Chuan, Four Dimensions of Purpose
Welcome to the fourteenth episode of Bodymind Healing Tai Chi Chuan, Four Dimensions of Purpose, created and presented by Dr. Michael Mayer.
In this episode you’ll be introduced to:
a.) Step back and heel kick
b.) Emptying the bucket
c.) Double Wind fills the Ears
d.) Left heel Kick and turn 360 degrees
e.) Right Heel Kick step Forward and Punch.
You’ll learn about “the four dimensions of purpose approach” to the movements:
2.) Spiritual Unfoldment
4.) Changing your life stance psychologically.
I hope you’ll benefit from seeing the esoteric connection in the movement “Double Wind Fills the Ears” to Hua Tau’s Deer animal frolic. You’ll learn how making this imaginal connection to the Deer while you are doing the Double Wind movement can help you to cultivate Kidney chi. (Hua Tau was the Chinese Physician in the 2nd century A.D. who developed the five Animal Frolics.)
Adding to a holistic view of the purposes of this movement you’ll see various self defense applications including the not well-known two-person practice of “Emptying the Bucket”. I gratefully learned this two person practice from Master Sam Tam.
This series may be better appreciated, if first you return to the foundational concepts espoused in our Introduction to Tai Chi Chuan video, https://vimeo.com/manage/videos/679302165, and you may also enjoy the origin of this art form, as discussed in this Origin video, https://vimeo.com/manage/videos/679372832.
Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.