Hidemine Jibiki

The only non-Chinese to receive the inner teachings from Grandmaster of the Chung-nan lineage, Wang Shu-chin.

Born in 1927. From his youth, Jibiki diligently studied Karate and Jujutsu, until he met Wang Shu-chin and was exposed to Chinese martial arts. Since that time, he has devoted his life to studying and teaching the internal arts of Tai Chi, Hsing-I Chuan (Xing-Yi), and Ba Gua Zhang(Pa Kua). He was the only non-Chinese to be honored be being chosen to receive the inner teachings by Wang him_self. In addition, he also studied and teaches ancient Japanese soft styles such as Daitô-ryû and Shin Kage-ryû. President of the AJSSMAF, of the Japan Chapter of the International Cheng-ming Kung-fu Association, and of the Japan branch of the International Chinese Kuoshu Federation.Anyone who practises push-hands with Master Jibiki will be amazed by the depth of the power that wells from this gentle-mannered, soft-spoken man of over seventy.He is also a Fourth-generation student of Ba Gua Zhang(Pa Kua) founder,Tung Hai-Ch'uan.