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Paths to Climb the Mountain

You can choose to Learn in a modular way by taking individual courses or You can apprentice.

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Mountain University

Mountains are the ancient and original places of higher learning. You learn on your journey (referred to in many traditions as the The Way) up the mountain and you learn when you have reached your destination. Whether you seek a place for quiet contemplation, commune with nature, or guidance from the divine mountains have always been sought for the laboratory  for such work. In places where mountains were not an option, the ancient ones created mounds, ziggurats, pyramids, and temples. There are sacred mountain places in all traditions and all countries.

In the Chinese Five Metaphysical Arts - Mountain ( ) is the branch devoted to the Philosophical arts, cultivation, martial arts, self-healing, meditation which covers the thoughts and teaching of Ancient Chinese philosophers or sages. This is also include the study of, whereby in the ancient time, one will need to go up to the mountain to receive such knowledge through meditation or cultivation.

It is in these traditions that Mountain University carries on this function in the present and digital world. The world needs a new generation of Scholar-Warrior-Sages, Renaissance Men/Women. If you feel the calling, start today because tomorrow is not guaranteed.

Wang Peisheng #4

Taiji Classic“Use the mind, not strength”Master Wang says1-“Just before making any movement, think first of uplifting your head lightly and loosening your joints, especially your shoulders and hips.”2-“When practicing Taiji solo, imagine that you are using the Taiji technique to neutralize an opponent.”3-“Whatever form or movements you are doing in Taiji, always meet the requirement […]

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Wang Peisheng #3

Taiji Classic“Entice your opponent to advance and fall into emptiness”“When all conditions are met, issue energy instantly”Master Wang says“When your opponent comes in contact with you apply the Taiji principle of adhering, joining, sticking to, and following to his every move, with no letting go and no resistance, while keeping an acute awareness of what […]

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Wang Peisheng #2

Taiji Classic“If you fail to catch a catch a good opportunity or to gain an advantageous position, your body will be in a state of disorder and the cause of such must be sought from the waist or legs.”Master Wang says“If your waist senses discomfort, adjust the legs. If your legs sense discomfort adjust the […]

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Wang Peisheng #1

Taiji Classic “No excess, no insufficiency” “Stretch out as your opponent bends in.” Master Wang says “Follow your opponent’s bending without allowing him any chance to turn to stretching; and adhere to his stretching without giving him the opportunity to turn to bending, he will then be found in an awkward position.”

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Yin and Yang Functions

Yin is the material basis for Yang Yang is the functional manifestation of Yin An excess of yang implies a deficiency of Yin and vice versa. This is the general characteristic of acute conditions In chronic conditions, a deficiency of one aspect does not always cause an excess of the opposite In extreme chronic conditions […]

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Chapter 58 Transformation according to circumstances

其政悶悶,其民淳淳;其政察察,其民缺缺。禍兮福之所倚,福兮禍之所伏。孰知其極?其無正。正復為奇,善復為妖。人之迷,其日固久。是以聖人方而不割,廉而不劌,直而不肆,光而不燿。 1. The government that seems the most unwise, Oft goodness to the people best supplies; That which is meddling, touching everything, Will work but ill, and disappointment bring. Misery! — happiness is to be found by its side! Happiness! — misery lurks beneath it! Who knows what either will come to in the end? […]

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