SIX HARMONIES IN PUSH HANDS


 

SIX HARMONIES IN PUSH HANDS
i trained with Dr. Tao Ping Siang in Push Hands . William CC Chen’s son Max and i would do push hands under the watchful eye of Dr. Tao. When Max or i got tied up, Dr. Tao would replace one of us and show us how he would deal with that situation. Sometimes Max would be late and Dr. Tao and i would train alone. This was a rare moment for me that i feel blessed to have experienced . The thing that i came away with most was how Dr. Tao would follow with his whole body . Dr.Tao also trained in Liu He Ba Fa Quan or Six Harmonies eight Methods Boxing as well . This influenced how he moved and he never violated his Six Harmonies in movement. The Three external harmonies are hip & shoulders/knees & elbows/feet & hands begin and arrive together . This keeps the body consolidated and strong. i do not recommend attacking someone who has their Six Harmonies in order. Wait for them to miss and fall into emptiness thus breaking their own six harmonies destabilizing their posture under their own power , then follow them back through their center adding to their retreating energy with your following energy …

 

 

 

 

 

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