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Book Review-Taijiquan

Taijiquan: The Art of Nurturing, The Science of Power by Yang Yang, Ph.D. Hardcover: 219 pages Zhenwu Publications (February 28, 2005) ISBN-10: 0974099007 Review by Rodney J. Owen In preparation for Yang Yang’s Summer Taiji Camp, I decided to re-read … Continue reading

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Book Review-Tai Chi in Your Life

Tai Chi in Your Life- 8 Principles That Can Change Your Life While Learning and Growing with Tai Chi by Dale Napier Softcover ( 179 pages) 2010 Mastersoft  Press, Houston TX  $16.99 ISBN:  978-1439255803 Review written by Sal Casano While … Continue reading

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Book Review-Embrace Tiger, Return to Mountain

Embrace Tiger , Return to Mountain The Essence of Tai Ji by Chungliang Al Huang Paperback 224 pp. $19.95 Singing Dragon, Philadelphia PA( 2011) ISBN: 978-1-84819-052-8   This book will bring a smile to your face, a feeling of peace … Continue reading

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Book Review-Daoist Nei Gong

Daoist Nei Gong – The Philosophical Art of Change by Damo Mitchell Paperpack 240 pp.  $24.95 Singing Dragon, Philadelphia, PA ( 2011) ISBN:  978-1-8481-9-065-8 As human beings we are interested in strengthening or health in all respects. By strengthening our … Continue reading

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Book Review-Chinese Medical Qigong English Edition

Introduction to the English Edition of Chinese Medical Qigong Textbook Kevin W Chen, Ph.D.  MPH Chinese Medical Qigong is the third edition of the only official textbook of medical Qigong, Qigong Study in Chinese Medicine (Zhong Yi Qi Gong Xue … Continue reading

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Book Review-The Chi Revolution

The Chi Revolution By Bruce Frantzis $19.95 Softcover 223 pp. Energy Arts, Inc.  CA ( 2008) Bruce Frantzis a well known and respected Taoist, Qigong Master and Teacher of the Internal Martial Arts has written a very clear , inspiring … Continue reading

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Book Review-The Happiness Project

The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin J.D. Roth One of my core beliefs is this: It’s more important to be happy than it is to be rich. My personal experience bears this out (though I’m fortunate to be both), as … Continue reading

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Book Review-True Brain Fitness

True Brain Fitness by Dr. Aihan Kuhn. Softcover (126pp.)  iUniverse, IN (2010) $16.95    ISBN: 978-1-4502-6654-3 In this book Dr. Kuhn emphasizes the practice of tai chi and qigong as modalities for healing and treating disease through the mind-body connection.  “There … Continue reading

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Book Reviews-Six Healing Sounds Qigong for Children

Six Healing Sounds Qigong for Children by Lisa Spillane Singing Dragon, 2011; Softcover, 24 pages    $14.95 This really a quite wonderful book, written to teach the traditional Six Healing Sounds and the Inner Smile to children. From the book: Lisa … Continue reading

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Book Review-Eternal Spring

Eternal Spring By Michael W. Acton $19.95 . Softcover. 233pp. Singing Dragon, London, UK ISBN: 978-1-84819-003-0 Michael Acton has written a very insightful and inspiring book. He distills his 30 plus years of qigong and taijiquan experiences into a flowing … Continue reading

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