FURTHER WRITINGS OF SUN LUTANG

This is an amazing resource for students of Sun Style Boxing.

Brennan Translation

ESSAYS BY SUN LUTANG

[translation by Paul Brennan, May, 2015]

In addition to Sun’s five famous books…

形意拳學 A Study of Xingyi Boxing (1915)
八卦拳學A Study of Bagua Boxing(1917)
太極拳學A Study of Taiji Boxing(1921)
拳意述真Authentic Explanations of Martial Arts Concepts(1924)
八卦劍學 A Study of Bagua Sword (1927)

he also produced several important essays:

論拳術內家外家之別
“Discussing Distinctions Between the Internal & External Schools of Martial Arts” (1929)
拳術述聞
“Some Things I Have Been Told About Martial Arts” (1929)
國術源流之管見
“My Opinions on the Origins of Chinese Martial Arts” (1930)
詳論形意八卦太極之原理
“A Detailed Look at the Theories of Xingyi, Bagua, and Taiji” (1932)

孫祿堂 portrait - 1929

教務長孫福全
Dean of Studies, Sun Fuquan
[photo from 江蘇省國術舘年刊Jiangsu Martial Arts Institute Annual, July 31, 1929]

孫祿堂 calligraphy - 1931

強國之基
The basis of strengthening the nation
孫福全
– [calligraphy by] Sun Fuquan
[included in 鄞縣縣國術館一週紀念刋Yin County(in Ningbo, Zhejiang)

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