Lao Shui Taijiquan
38 Sun Style Chinese Names
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38 sun style
1. opening stance
2. tuck in robes
3. open hands
4. close hands
5. single whip
6. raise hand
7. white crane
8. open hands
9. close hands
10. brush knee twist step
11. play the lute
12. step, parry & punch
13. apparent close|close
14. carry tiger
15. open hands
16. close hands
17. repulse monkey
18. flash through back
19. fair lady shuttles
20. high pat on horse
21. right separate legs
22. left separate legs
23. cloud hands
24. wave hands, push down
25. golden cock
26. turn, heel kick left
27. part horses mane
28. step forward, tuck robes
29. open hands
30. close hands
31. single whip
32. seven stars
33. step back, ride tiger
34. turn, lotus kick
35. shoot tiger
36. double punch
37. yin yang combine
38. closing form
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Introduction & Index
24 Step Yang Style
38 Step Sun Style
42 Step Combined Style
The 10 Essential Points
The 13 Methods
General Terms
Character Information
Chinese Characters Info
Character Occurrences
Postures - Pinyin Index
Postures - English Index
Character to html Conversion
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38 Step Sun Style
38 step Sun short form
Sun Shi San Shi Ba
Sūn Shì Sānshíbā
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1. Commencing Form
beginning posture
wu ji then tai ji
a study of wu ji and tai ji
Qi Shi
Qǐshì
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2. Tuck in Robes
lazily tie the coat, lazily tying clothes
Lan Zha Yi
Lǎn Zhā Yī
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3. Open Hands
open
Kai Shou
Kāi Shǒu
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4. Close Hands
close
He Shou
Hé Shǒu
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5. Single whip
single bian
Dan Bian
Dānbiān
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6. Raise Hand Posture
Ti Shou Shang Shi
Tíshǒu Shàngshì
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7. White Crane Flashes its wings
stork/crane cools its wings
Bai He Liang Chi
Báihè Liàngchì
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8. Open Hands
Kai Shou
Kāi Shǒu
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9. Close Hands
close
He Shou
Hé Shǒu
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10. Brush knee twist steps
brush the knee & step
Luo Xi Ao Bu
Lōuxī Àobù
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11. Play the lute
play the pipa
strum the lute
Shou Hui Pi Pa
Shǒuhuī Pípā
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12. Step Up, Parry & Punch
advance with deflect, parry & punch
Jin Bu Ban Lan Chui
Jìnbù Bānlánchuí
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13. Apparent Close-up
apparent close
close
Ru Feng Si Bi
Rúfēng Sìbì
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14. Embrace Tiger Return to Mountain
carry tiger back mountain
Bao Hu Gui Shan
Bàohǔ Guīshān
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15. Open Hands
open
Kai Shou
Kāi Shǒu
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16. Close Hands
close
He Shou
Hé Shǒu
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17. Repulse the Monkey
brush the knee & step
Dao Nian Hou
Dào Niǎn Hóu
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18. Flash Through Back
three connections through the back
San Tong Bei
Sān Tōng Bèi
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19. Fair lady works at the Shuttle
fair lady works with shuttles
jade maiden
Yu Nu Chuan Shuo
Yùnǚ Chuānsuō
穿
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20. High pat on Horse
pat the horse
step up to examine horse
Gao Tan Ma
Gāotànmă
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21. Separate Legs (Right)
raise the leg, right
You Qi Jiao
Yòu Qǐjiǎo
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22. Separate Legs (Left)
raise the leg, left
Zuo Qi Jiao
Zuǒ Qǐjiǎo
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23. Wave Hands Like Clouds
wave hands
cloud hands
Yun Shou
Yúnshǒu
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24. Wave Hands and Push Down
cloud hands follow-up
Yun Shou Xia Shi
Yúnshǒu Xiàshì
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25. Golden Cock Stands on One Leg
golden rooster stands on one leg
chicken stands on one leg
Jin Ji Du Li
Jīnjī Dúlì
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26. Turn Body with Left Heel Kick
turn body & left heel kick
turn & kick with left heel
Zhuan Shen Zuo Deng Jiao
Zhuănshēn Zuŏ Dēngjiăo
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27. Parting the Wild Horse's Mane
part the wild horse's mane
Ye Ma Fen Zong
Yémǎ Fēnzōng
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28. Step Forward & Tuck in Robes
Jin Bu Lan Zha Yi
Jìnbù Lǎn Zhā Yī
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29. Open Hands
open
Kai Shou
Kāi Shǒu
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30. Close Hands
close
He Shou
Hé Shǒu
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31. Single whip
single bian
Dan Bian
Dānbiān
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32. Step Up to Form Seven Star
advance & seven stars stance
Shang Bu Qi Xing
Shàngbù Qīxīng
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33. Step Back & Mount the Tiger
step back & ride the tiger
Tui Bu Kua Hu
Tuìbù Kuàhǔ
退
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34. Turn the Body & Lotus Kick
spinning lotus kick
Zhuan Jiao Bai Lian
Zhuǎnjiǎo Bǎilián
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35. Curved Bow Shoots Tiger
pull the bow & shoot the tiger
Wan Gong She Hu
Wāngōng Shèhǔ
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36. Clout with Both Fists
double punch
punch with both fists
Shuang Zhuang Chui
Shuāng Zhuàng Chuí
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37. Combine Yin & Yang into One
merge the yin & yang
Yin Yang Hun Yi
Yīn Yáng Hún Yī
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38. Closing form
return to wuji
closing
closing position
Shou Shi
Shōushì
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Professor Li Deyin
Compiler of the Sun Style Short Form
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