48 Posture Taijiquan Posture 10 - Reverse Reeling Forearm (Repulse Monkey)

By Grandmaster Shou-Yu Liang and Master Wen-Ching Wu

48 Posture Taijiquan requires that students have previously studied and completed 24 Posture Taijiquan. These instructions assume SOUTH as the starting direction.

Posture 10: Reverse Reeling Forearm (also called: Repulse Monkey)

Taiji 48 Form - Posture 10: Reverse Reeling Forearm (Repulse Monkey)


Figures 5-55 to 5-62: Similar to Repulse Monkey, posture 6, in the Simplified Taijiquan sequence. The only difference is the posture before Repulse Monkey. In the Simplified Taijiquan sequence, the posture before Repulse Monkey posture is Playing the Lute. Therefore, you need to open your right palm, before extending it to the back.