Firstly, it is a rare and almost extinct form, providing good foundations for laterstage training in Miao Dao skills. Secondly, as a dedication to the legendary figure General Qi Jiquang who first created a manual for Miao Dao instructions. Probably the first manual in the history of China on fighting with a doublehanded long blade, many practitioners of modern Miao Dao () regard Qi Jiquangs Dec 09, 2012В is a 400yearsold Chinese LongSaber (Dandao Miao Dao) manual.
It originally contained techniques against the Spear, but here we adapted those techniques to be used against another Huge resource of traditional Chinese martial arts manuals, with translation& interpretation, for you to understand and train in them.
Oct 12, 2014В I have also encountered claims that Cheng Chongdou, author of the Miao Dao book Dn Do F Xun I mentioned earlier, was influenced by the Samurai school called Shin Kage Ryu (; New Shadow School), and that Qi Jiguang, author of the other Miao Dao book, Xn Yu Do F, based his work upon a Japanese swordsmanship manual Dandao& Miaodao.
Two Chinese Long Saber Traditions 2016 marks the 400th Anniversary of the publication the Dandaofa Xuan, a unique manual in the history of Chinese Swordsmanship. Written during the late Ming dynasty, this manual focuses on the use of a particularly long, twohanded Chinese saber, the dandao. This saber type saw a revival again during the Chinese Republic when Miao Dao forms were practiced and codified at the the Central Guoshu Academy in Nanjing.
This particularly long version on offer was known as a Dandao (). A translation of that Manual, The miaodao () is a Chinese twohanded dao or saber of the Republican era, with a narrow blade with a length of 1. 2 metres (47 in) or more and a long hilt.
The name means" sprout saber"presumably referring to a likeness between the weapon and a newly sprouted plant. The real history of Miao Dao aka Chinese double hand broadsword part 1 Recently I came across an article written by a white martial art enthusiast Dandao or Miao Dao, is the Chinese LongSaber. This ancient manual was written by (Cheng Zong You) in the Ming Dynasty 400 years ago.
Blade material: Miao Dao Handmade, handfolded forged, Damascus steel yubo China Miao Dao MJ is made up of Bailian Damascus Steel and Rosewood Scabbard. by yubo. 886. 60 886 60. FREE Shipping on eligible orders. Product Features Blade material: Miao Dao Handmade, handfolded forged, Damascus steel, The Miao Dao is known as a Chinese doublehanded saber that appeared during the Republican era.
Miao Dao translates to sprout saber.