One of the principles expressed by Chen Xin in a particular chapter of his writings is a well-defined sense of purpose for practicing martial arts. The authors include this essay translated in its entirety. Photos of Chen Xiaowang in the postures chosen for this article are presented along with Chen Xin’s original hand drawn images.
SOURCE: Journal of Asian Martial Arts, Vol. 12 No. 4 (2003): 14 pages.