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Wujiquan: The Alchemy of Kungfu

Wujiquan:origins

In a poem ascribed to Zhang San Feng who is believed by many to have been the person who invented Taijiquan and is accepted as the founder of the Wu-Dang Temple he writes;

Taiji comes from Wuji and is the Mother of Yin and Yang

 

No one can be absolutely certain he wrote the words that are ascribed to him if at all, but they are accepted lore in the Tai Chi Community. It cannot be proven that Zhang Sanfeng is the […]

The 7 Requirements

 

Double Tornado Broadswords 1992

True Kungfu is a way of life that must have honor, virtue, chivalry, fearlessness in order to have true meaning in a persons life.  Just learning techniques so we can hurt another person or defend ourselves is a very narrow goal.  It is also true and reasonable to understand that merely learning a set of movements and routines (prearranged sequences of movements, techniques and so forth) just because they are “traditional” and in order […]

Meet the Good Teacher

   

 

Meet Dr Harkins 9th Dan

Dr. Harkins (Grandmaster) 9th Dan is the Headmaster and founder of the Wujido Institute. His background is multifaceted spanning a great many disciplines from youth onward. In his youth his athletic training included gymnastics, trapeze, sports, wrestling, track and field, football etc, all of which he excelled. Academic and scholarship activities include both university and private studies; inclusive of 12 years of biblical science studies of ancient forms of languages such as Hebrew, Aramaic, […]