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#382524 - 02/09/08 11:42 PM Taikiken-Sawai sensei's book
Demonologist437 Offline
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Registered: 03/03/05
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Loc: Hodunk, Illinios
I understand this one has been out fo print for a while, but if anyone has gone looking, where have people found some of the various secondahnd copies that float around once ina while?

I know amazon will occasionally have a copy or too, but that's about the only place I've found it at so far.

Does anyone else know any other good places?

Thanks in advance.
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#382525 - 02/20/08 08:28 PM Re: Taikiken-Sawai sensei's book [Re: Demonologist437]
Sigma37 Offline
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Not Familiar With Taikiken Style. Was Told By Someone Taikiken Was A Japanese Version Of Xing-Yi. Do You Know Of Any Links For Available Info.On Subject?

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#382526 - 02/20/08 08:50 PM Re: Taikiken-Sawai sensei's book [Re: Sigma37]
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Taikiken history
A brief history of Taikiken and an introduction to Kenichi Sawai's dynamic way of Taiki movements.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=evtvPg3mzj8

TAIKIKEN Demo "Solo Drills" by Iwama Sensei
wama sensei, Taikiken and Budo Master demonstrates some solo drills of Taikiken in Bushi in the '90s
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=136PHo-WCv0
TAIKIKEN Kumité by Master Sawaî
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sF5Sh9wO2P4
Taikiken vs Kyokushin
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IkC35VbWGvw

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#382527 - 02/21/08 06:15 AM Re: Taikiken-Sawai sensei's book [Re: Victor Smith]
eyrie Offline
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Registered: 12/28/04
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Taikiken is the Japanified version of taijiquan.... 'nuff said!

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#382528 - 02/21/08 06:16 PM Re: Taikiken-Sawai sensei's book [Re: eyrie]
Zach_Zinn Offline
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Registered: 12/09/07
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I believe it is a Japanese version of Yi Quan, not Taiji.


Edited by Zach_Zinn (02/21/08 06:18 PM)

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#382529 - 03/25/08 05:57 PM Re: Taikiken-Sawai sensei's book [Re: Sigma37]
Ives Offline
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Registered: 04/25/05
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Taikiken

Tai-ki-ken "Great Ki Boxing" also available in english

Taikiken is also known as Yi Quan I believe.
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#382530 - 03/31/08 12:23 PM Re: Taikiken-Sawai sensei's book [Re: Ives]
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taikiken is japanese yiquan.

taiyokkuken is japanese taijiquan.
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