Hsing-i Chuan – Xing-i Chuan – Shape Mind Fist

The Great Mr. BP Chan in "Santi Stance"
Courtesy of Richard Raab


The Five Element Theory of Hsing-i Chuan and Corresponding Physical Expressions


The Generation Cycle

Earth generates Metal

Metal generates Water

Water generates Wood

Wood generates Fire

Fire generates Earth

The Overcoming Cycle

Earth overcomes Water

Water overcomes Fire

Fire overcomes Metal

Metal overcomes Wood

Wood overcomes Earth


What that means in relation to Hsing-i Fighting Techniques when countering attacks

Splitting/Chopping overcomes Crushing

Crushing overcomes Crossing

Crossing overcomes Drilling

Drilling overcomes Pounding

Pounding overcomes Splitting/Chopping



An Shen Pao

Dragon Tiger Intersection


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xing-i, xing-i chuan


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