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 […]
We are publishing here last interview M. Zhang DuGan released for a web television: Liberi tv. Unfortunately it is in italian and there are no english subtitles yet, anyway some parts with movements (in particular M. Zhang’s ones) don’t need any translation. The main topics in this interview are the practice of walking in Ba Gua Zhang and harmonizing human life with natural rules and rhythms as traditional taoist philosophy recommends. Enjoy it, comment and share.