Thread: Vantage points
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Old 01-03-2013, 05:32 PM   #157
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Re: Vantage points

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Gerardo Torres wrote: View Post
It comes from Asia.

In practice, it comes from hara/dantian and in-yo/yin-yang.
Ditto that, and to add to it, more recently:
Takeda
Sagawa
Ueshiba

Before Takeda
The Chinese "classics" that we now know from Chris Li and Stanley Pranin were being widely distributed thru Japan during the last century and the one before that.
Which gives the whole
Chen family lineage amongst a great many others
Before them
Boddhidarma when he visited China, so India
Pretty much the transmission of martial arts across all of Asia and other points
Its just who "didn't get" it and "who decided not teach it " or " who decided to leave it out or not teach it"
out their respective arts

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