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Term Glossary: Yang Style Tai Chi Chuán

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Yang Style Tai Chi Chuán


Definition:

Yang Style was founded by Yang Lu ch’an in the 19th Century. His teachings directly influenced the three other main styles of tai chi. It is characterized by big and open movements and is the most popular form of tai chi studied today.

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