Comparative Postures

Here are some pictures comparing the same posture between various people from our lineage.  (Click on the small image to load a larger version.  Note that some of these pictures are large and may take a while to load.)

Traditional Yang Style Slow Set - Yang Cheng Fu and Dong Ying Jie (Tung Ying Chieh) comparison of moves

Click here to go to a series of pages comparing the moves of Yang Cheng Fu and Dong Ying Jie.

Single Whip

Below is picture of Yang Cheng Fu as a younger man:

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Below is Yang Cheng Fu from his 1931 book:

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Below is Tung Ying Chieh from his book:

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Below is Tung Hu Ling from Tung Ying Chieh's book.  Tung Hu Ling is performing Single Whip from the Dong family fast set.  The posture is a bit more compact and done with more internal power.

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Below is Dong Zeng Chen from his book:

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And another shot of Dong Zeng Chen doing Single Whip from the Dong Family Fast Set

Below is T Y Pang from his book:

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And Below is me:

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Single Whip Applications

Yang Chen Fu:

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Tung Hu Ling with Tung Jun Ling:

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Here is Dong Zeng Chen with Alex Dong and Randy Kim.  Note that this is from Dong's book on his family's fast set.  The Single Whip application is slightly different from that of the Yang Style Slow Set.

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