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#382524 - 02/09/08 11:42 PM Taikiken-Sawai sensei's book
Demonologist437 Offline

Registered: 03/03/05
Posts: 159
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

Registered: 02/20/08
Posts: 14
Loc: Tennessee
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?

#382526 - 02/20/08 08:50 PM Re: Taikiken-Sawai sensei's book [Re: Sigma37]
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Registered: 06/01/00
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Taikiken history
A brief history of Taikiken and an introduction to Kenichi Sawai's dynamic way of Taiki movements.

TAIKIKEN Demo "Solo Drills" by Iwama Sensei
wama sensei, Taikiken and Budo Master demonstrates some solo drills of Taikiken in Bushi in the '90s
TAIKIKEN Kumité by Master Sawaî
Taikiken vs Kyokushin

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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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Loc: QLD, Australia
Taikiken is the Japanified version of taijiquan.... 'nuff said!

#382528 - 02/21/08 06:16 PM Re: Taikiken-Sawai sensei's book [Re: eyrie]
Zach_Zinn Offline

Registered: 12/09/07
Posts: 1031
Loc: Olympia, WA
I believe it is a Japanese version of Yi Quan, not Taiji.

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

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

Registered: 04/25/05
Posts: 691
Loc: the Netherlands

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

Taikiken is also known as Yi Quan I believe.

#382530 - 03/31/08 12:23 PM Re: Taikiken-Sawai sensei's book [Re: Ives]
ashe_higgs Offline

Registered: 04/15/06
Posts: 593
Loc: phoenix
taikiken is japanese yiquan.

taiyokkuken is japanese taijiquan.
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