The style and form we teach at the center. There are many students practising Yang Tai Chi 13 Saber form here at the Center. Usually the student learns the hand form and then progresses with their class to the sword form and following this the saber form. Push Hands is also introduced to those of interest.
|Qi Xing Kua Hu Jiao Dao Shi
|Seven stars to Mount the tiger, Wielding saber forms.
|Teng Nuo Shan Zhan Yi Qi Yang
|Spring-and-clear to Daze-and-strike with Will and spirit raised.
|Zuo Gu You Pan Liang Kai Zhang
|Looking leftward, Gazing right, the Two components spread.
|Bai He Liang Chi Wu Xing Zhang
|White crane displays its wings to Palm the five-fold states.
|Feng Juan He Hua Ye Li Cang
|Breezes turn the lotus bloom to Hide it in the leaves.
|Yu Nv Chuan Suo Ba Fang Shi
|Treasured maidens work their shuttles facing eightfold ways.
|San Xing Kai He Zi Zhu Zhang
|Triple stars open, close, Extending to their will.
|Er Qi Jiao Lai Da Hu Shi
|Double legs arising come and Strike the tiger pose.
|Pi Shen Xie Kua Yuan Yang Jiao
|Drape the body, hang aslant, and Kick like doting ducks
|Shun Shui Tui Zhou Bian Zuo Gao
|With the current, push the boat, the Whip can be a pole.
|Xia Shi San He Zi You Zhao
|Lower posture, Thrice combining, freedom calls to roll.
|Zuo You Fen Shui Long Men Tiao
|Leftward, rightward cleaving streams, the Dragon gate to crest.
|Bian He Xie Shi Feng Huan Chao
|Old Bian-He retrieves his stone and Phoenix returns to nest
Translated by Audi Peal