Mushin aka ZenMindSword began training in Tai Chi Chuan in 1976 beginning with the Wu style. Over a span of nearly four decades he has learned a number of styles and currently specializes in the teaching of Yang style Tai Chi Chuan.
Mushin’s art of Tai Chi Chuan has its roots in the styles of Dong family Tai Chi Chuan, Nip Chee Fei’s version of Yang Chengfu’s Tai Chi Chuan and Wei Shuren’s version of Wang Yongquan’s Yang style from Yang Chienhuo’s Tai Chi Chuan.
Mushin’s transmission of Yang style Tai Chi Chuan places emphasis on it as an art that is beneficial for health, gentle on the joints yet does not compromise on martial power and effectiveness. To attain this objective the key principles that define the art is taught in detail. In addition, each student is taught on a 1-to-1 basis to ensure optimal learning.
Mushin teaches Tai Chi Chuan out of the northwest region of Singapore by offering personalized 1-to-1 instruction in the art of Yang style Tai Chi Chuan. All lessons are conducted in English. Venue is within 10 minutes walk from MRT.
Topics covered in lessons include how to practice Tai Chi Chuan emptyhand forms, how to do push hands, the training of Tai Chi Chuan weapons, Tai Chi Chuan combat applications and internal arts fajing.