Learn Tai Chi Sword step- by- step with Master Yang.
Tai chi chuan is a kind of moving meditation with ancient roots in Chinese martial arts. Beyond the bare-hand tai chi form awaits the elegant and highly effective tai chi sword, which has long been considered the highest achievement in tai chi training. The beautiful and flowing tai chi sword form will strengthen your body, sharpen your mind, and raise your spirit.
You will learn:
1) The complete 54-posture tai chi sword form
2) Tai chi sword qigong
3) Seldom-taught sword applications.
This Yang-style tai chi sword is taught step by step by Master Yang, Jwing-Ming, and shown with front and rear views.
"The ultimate or final goal of tai chi sword training is to gain a deep understanding of yourself in order to lead a more enlightened life." -Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
Step by step instruction by Master Yang
Taught in English with English subtitles
Filmed in redwood forest
Yang 54 Taiji Sword form
Popular competition form
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Kundalini Yoga to Detox and Destress with Maya Fiennes
""To be in her presence, and to feel her spirit, her energy, and her teaching is an extraordinary experience"" Deepak Chopra. Musician and yoga teacher Maya Fiennes combines her talents to create a stunningly beautiful Kundalini practice focused on fortifying the bodys stress defenses. Maya uses movement, breath, mantra, and chantsall set to her own exhilarating musicto awaken the spirit, energize the body, and relax the mind. These movement sequences are designed to detoxify and strengthen kidneys and adrenals, the bodys first line of defense against stress-induced illness. Among the easiest styles of yoga to learn, Kundalini can produce dramatic results quickly. Youll feel more awake and aware, healthier, and better able to face everyday challenges. Amazon.com description You may have years of yoga experience, but if it's limited primarily to the hatha style that's practiced most commonly in the West, musician-instructor Maya Fiennes' Kundalini Yoga to Detox and Destress may prove very surprising--and in very a good way. The London-based Fiennes describes kundalini as both "the mother of all yoga" and "among the easiest styles of yoga to learn" (not to mention a good way to "prepare for the Aquarian Age" that's coming in 2012, for those watching their calendars), a combination of movement, breath, and chanting designed to awaken, energize, and relax. That may all be true, but the contrast to the more familiar hatha style is striking. Where the latter usually concentrates o...
Want to burn fat, blast calories, and rev your metabolism? Developed by the editors of Women s Health Magazine, Ultimate Fat Burn slays up to 500 calories, here s how: This workout combines fun athletic drills, strength training, and high-impact cardio for a leaner, tighter, and slimmer body. This workout is so effective that it will crank up your resting metabolism, and you ll keep burning fat long after you ve hit the showers.Burn up to 500 calories in this high intensity full body routine. Also includes: bonus core stability abs workout!
Healing yoga to awaken the Goddess within you! Snakes have always been associated with healing and the life force energy called Kundalini. In this meditative program that revitalizes the spirit, you will find the inner serpent in your body. Sense into cellular knowing. Open the spine and chakras. Connect instinct to essence. This Yin-style yoga is a cooling, lunar process that enhances intuitive intelligence. Both beginners and experienced yoginis will benefit from this restorative practice. Deep relaxation and conscious breathing release tension and quiet the mind. Undulating floor poses, back bends and inversions develop a strong supple spine. Let go, banish stress, draw energy into the body to feel radiant and refreshed. SPECIAL FEATURES: Ambient Fusion Soundtrack by - Lakshmi Devi and Christopher Krotky Serpent in the Spine Meditation with - Mystical Music by Lis Addison - Shakti Painting by Hrana Janto - Chakra Animation by former Pixar artist Dean Foster DVD EXTRAS - Yoga Poses Booklet - Drawings by Hrana Janto - Isolated Music Score - Interview - Subtitles for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing
David Carradine's AM & PM Tai Chi Workout for Beginners
Manufacturer: Cerebellum Corporation
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This DVD was created for the Arthritis Foundation by yoga therapist Shoosh Lettick Crotzer, who has been teaching yoga for more than 36 years, and physical therapists. It is a state-of-the-art, easy-to-use yoga-based program and it includes breathing techniques, stretches, strengthening exercises, an aerobic section, and a total body relaxation. All five participants on this tape have various types of arthritis (one also has MS, one has fibromyalgia), work at different levels, and range in age from 35 to 72. Those with a variety of types of arthritis and related conditions, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and osteoporosis, plus those with fibromyalgia, MS, or seniors who want a basic gentle exercise routine can benefit from this tape. It is widely used throughout the country and is recommended by rheumatologists. It shows one person seated (except for a 5-minute standing section where he is holding onto a chair) making it also an excellent, basic exercise program for anyone in a wheelchair, or for those who need or simply prefer to exercise while seated. It is a good companion to the book Yoga for Fibromyalgia: Move, Breathe & Relax to Improve Your Quality of Life by Shoosh Lettick Crotzer. This DVD also includes a Spanish version.
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AGELESS MOBILITY: Pain-Free Wellness For Longevity
Manufacturer: RMAX.tv Productions
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The FIRM DVD Classic 'Vol 6 Boomers' by Anna Benson with Jayne Poteet
Manufacturer: Fitness Favorites, LLC
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joint-friendly program with grace & authority. The combination of heavy
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Recommended Equipment: Heavy dumbbells (10-15 lbs.), light dumbbells
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