Category Classical Study

A brife sketch of Fiore, Qi Jiguang (戚繼光), and Xinyi quan(心意拳)

Around 1409, Fiore de’i Liberi composed treatise called “The Flower of Battle”, aka ( Fior di Battaglia, Florius de Arte Luctandi, Flos Duellatorum ). It systemically outlines the strategy and techniques in combats. In 1560, Qi Jiguang (戚繼光) wrote a manual dedicated to wars, ranging topics from empty hand pugilists, archery and blades. Xinyiquan(心意拳)was passed […]