I was originally a student of only Kung-fu and was enjoying the hard form. Gradually my teacher introduced me to some basic exercises in Tai chi. I had read about Tai chi earlier and hence took it up with a lot of enthusiasm. I had read Tai chi is capable of curing diabetes, osteoporosis and many other diseases which western medicine could only contain, it was said that in a situation where one has to defend oneself, one can use ones opponents energy to neutralize him. I discovered Tai chi to be so much more than that. Tai Chi for me is a way of life, a philosophy of living. The principles of Tai chi if used in ones life can lead to a virtually stress free life. Its no coincidence that when one’s Tai chi practice is going well, one can feel a natural flow and rhythm to ones life. Tai Chi has a given me a much improved sense of balance and teaches you to stay focused even during the most extreme and pressured events. Even after the most tiring days, just a few forms of Tai chi bring your energy levels back up. Tai Chi for me has truly become a way of life
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Christopher started his journey in the year 1975 in the field of internal body training as well as in the field of Chinese martial arts (Wushu, Hua Chuan-Kung Fu) and physical training. He trained under the late Lama Sevang Migyuar Nobu in both hard/external martial art (Hua Chuan Kung Fu) as well as soft/internal martial arts (Tai Chi, Qi Gong and Nei Gong).
He completed his training in China where he became the first Indian to be trained in Wushu at the prestigious Beijing Institute of Physical Education. His list of achievements since then is extensive. Since then he has conducted numerous classes, seminars, and workshops across India. He is an expert in the use of a vast array of traditional weapons. He has authored and co-authored several books including ‘The Art of Kung Fu Wushu’, ‘The Art of Stick Fighting’, ‘Tai Chi Chuan: The Mantra for Health and Fitness’, and ‘The Art of Self Defense’.
From 1991 to 2004 he has researched on the ancient and fast disappearing field of traditional Indian physical training and martial arts, which has culminated in the publishing of his latest book, Vajramushti: Martial Arts of India,by Creative House International Press, Texas, USA. In addition, his study of Indian philosophy and physical training has allowed him to objectively identify the common points of origin of Indian and other traditional systems of thought and training. He is currently studying the parallels in eastern meditative experiences and high energy physics.
1. Tai Chi – move beyond yoga! – DNA (Daily News & Analysis)