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  tai chi rou li (with racket and ball)

 

China

Senior citizens practicing tai chi rou li, a more modern form of the ancient martial art, that is performed using a special racket and a ball made heavy with sand.

 

This variety of tai chi can be performed alone, in which case the person balances the ball on the racket, or with two, in which occasion the ball is being passed on to one another.

 

  tai chi rou li (with racket and ball)