Summer Ba Gua Zhang seminar in Bologna, 21-22 July

Summer Ba Gua Zhang seminar in Bologna, 21-22 July

International Ba Gua Zhang Association announces  next seminar with Master Zhang DuGan, sixth generation of Ba Gua Zhang lineage, to be held on 21st and 22nd of July 2018 in Bologna, Italy. Master Zhang DuGan, practicing this art along his whole life, developed an open and quality-oriented teaching method, rooted in a clear genealogy and a rare depth in theory and technique. Next Summer event is open to all kind of practitioners, from beginners to advanced martial artists, fitness and wellness or movement fieldworkers or amateurs. It will introduce the basics of BaGua Zhang together with some specific aspects of theory and practice for the development of health and for self […]

A new step for Ba Gua Zhang in Turin

A welcoming, almost spring-like Turin welcomed Master Zhang Du Gan’s seminar on last March 10 and 11, at the Bodyline fitness club in Moncalieri, attended by Ba Gua Zhang practitioners from all over Italy. In the program of this seminar, in addition to the usual review and analysis of the basics (jibengong) of the style, master Zhang has deepened the teaching of a section of the traditional form “wu long chuan” (black dragon), taking care of details and quality of each movement and perfectioning the understanding of the techniques. “Many people forget or change the true expression of the forms, mainly because they have memorized them without fully understanding” said […]

New M. Zhang DuGan seminar, Turin, march 2018

New M. Zhang DuGan seminar, Turin, march 2018

International Ba Gua Zhang Association announces  next seminar with Master Zhang DuGan, sixth generation of BaGua Zhang lineage, to be held on 10th and 11th of March 2018 in Moncalieri (Turin), Italy. Master Zhang DuGan, practicing this art along his whole life, developed an open and quality-oriented teaching method, rooted in a clear genealogy and a rare depth in theory and technique. Next March event is open to all kind of practitioners, from beginners to advanced martial artists, fitness and wellness or movement fieldworkers or amateurs. It will introduce the basics of BaGua Zhang together with some specific aspects of theory and practice for the development of health and for self […]

First baishi ceremony

For the first time down the chain of our lineage, the new generation of disciples joined the traditional BaGua Zhang genealogy throughout an official ceremony held outside China. Above all is the first time for the 6th generation inheritor of traditional BaGua Zhang, Master Zhang DuGan, to officially accept inner door disciples. During the moderate Sicilian afternoon of 2016 August 13th , M. Zhang DuGan summoned all the aspiring disciples and relevant audience to join the location duly prepared for the Baishi ceremony, as Chinese tradition requires: at the beginning, the Master invoked the spirit of the founder Dong HaiChuan to attend the ceremony, protect and guide the new generation […]

July 2017 BGZ seminars with M. Zhang DuGan in Italy

International Ba Gua Zhang Association announces next seminars with Master Zhang DuGan, sixth generation of BaGua Zhang lineage, to be held on 15th and 16th of July in Catania, Sicily and on the following weekend, 22nd and 23rd of July 2017 in Rome, Italy. Master Zhang DuGan, practicing this art along his whole life, developed an open and quality-oriented teaching method, rooted in a clear genealogy and a rare depth in theory and technique. Next July events are open to all kind of practitioners, from beginners to advanced martial artists, fitness and wellness or movement fieldworkers or simply amateurs. M. Zhang DuGan will introduce the basics of BaGua Zhang together with some specific […]