Listening energy or 'Ting Jin' at the Point of Contact is the first of I Liq Chuan's '10 Points to Consider in Partner Training, Spinning and Sticky Hands'. Learn the 5 components of the character for 'To Listen'.
Learn about Directing Force - I Liq Chuan's 2nd point of partner training. This simple idea helps students relax when manifesting or receiving force. Fending force (Peng energy) arises only when a clear feel for your partner's mass is maintained.
Sifu Kelley Graham in a private lesson with Arlene Pedersen. Revenge, Forgive, Ignore. What is Neutral. How to use injustice, pain and negative emotion to train the mind and maintain equanimity. This is derived from a very powerful modern Tibetan meditation method.
What is fajin? What is Inner Door Tai Chi training? Watch this Q and A with Sifu Kelley Graham as he shares his thoughts on the generation and application of jin. Jin is refined force or energy. Developing awareness that results in this skill is counterintuitive and requires very specific training methods. Sifu Kelley shows a simple body conditioning method to begin to understand the internal feel that supports fajin.