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The Value of a Martial Art Like Taijiquan in a World of Guns - Part 2 of Interview with Marin Spivack

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Marin Spivack photo courtesy of molingtaiji.com.

This week's Internal Fighting Arts podcast tackles some thought-provoking issues such as the value of Taijiquan in the modern era, when guns, gangs and the police are easy options for self-defense.

It is part 2 of my interview with Marin Spivack, senior western disciple of Chen Yu. He also discusses an important way to use Taiji for meditation -- and it is similar to what some people call "mindfulness."

This is a fascinating conversation. Follow this link to hear or download the complete podcast.

It will also be on iTunes within the next 24 hours.

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