Natural Traditional Chinese Martial Arts articles by Sal Canzonieri

This was my 22nd article, 2nd for Kung Fu Wushu Tai Chi magazine, it is about Why Northern and Southern styles are the way they are in Chinese Martial Arts.

fu Qigong Magazine november 1995

Kung Fu Qigong magazine
(November 1995)
Article #22 - Part 1

(c) 1995, reprinted by permission.

Why is your Style Like That? The Surprising Origins of Chinese Techniques
(Part One)

By Salvatore Canzonieri

The saying "Necessity is the mother of invention" holds especially true for the traditional Chinese martial arts. All of wushu kung fu's techniques and achievements were born of the need to defend one's self and others from harm and to cultivate one's body, mind, and spirit to be better prepared for life' events.


That's it for this issue! Click here to read article #23

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