In that blog concepts like simplicity, non-action, efficiency, and invisible development will be some of our guides. The concept of "descombate" arise like predominantly negative, and it's not random. We assume that to work with martial arts in occident by an oriental perspective will be necessary an strategic negation for the positive perspective show up.
A form of analysis
To undertake the east aspects of martial arts, and here we’re speaking about Kung Fu, we will explore a thing still little recognized behind the media’s spectacle of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) or tutorial videos on YouTube. There are two ways to analyze the intervention of a specific aspect in the combat that we want to show here, and the entertainment show is very little interested in it, that we name “invisible”: the immediate way and the wide way. The first explores the conditioning and the potential of one highlighted situation of conflict at the moment that it undoubtedly is happening. The second explores as many things as possible we can connect to the combat that happened or will happen, in a broader notion of time, places and people involved.
The Wing Chun Kuen, founded in 1735 by Yim Wing Chun (嚴詠春), after she organized the acknowledgments received from your master, Ng Mui, is a Kung Fu system. As a system, it develops skills that can be used to any goal by any person. In Descombat blog we will approach themes involving combat and fight by the perspective of "martial intelligence", that is, the name that we consider the best translation into English of "Kung Fu".
Later, the patriarch of my lineage, Moy Yat (梅逸), had founded the "Moy Yat Ving Tsun Denomination", or "Moy Yat Ving Tsun Martial Intteligence Inc.", in an intent to preserve and spread the traditional thinking (Classical Chinese Thought) behind the Wing Chun in western culture.
Pensamento Clássico Chinês:
To understand both the idea of the system and Kung Fu, the reader will be immersed in the logic of Classical Chinese Thought.
"The Classical Chinese Thought had a big influence of sages and scholars that lived about 2500 years ago in the Combatant States Period, in the phase of pre-unification of China. In that epoch had been rising a new concept, the "sense of humanity", that means the conscience of other's perspective, even if considering the proper. To many sages, the center of war theme would not more to impose on the other something, but to listen, respect and comprehend it.
More important than inflicting, is perceive the other. More imperative than fight, is identifying the potential of situation that will allow the victory before the fight, exploring signals normally not perceived, but fundamentals to the configuration of a future or a tendency, that can agree one anticipation of events.
In Chinese Classical Thought sense, the Si Fu (師父) is a person that occupies a leadership position because he has socially recognized abilities in some way of acknowledgment, in general of some Chinese system (like Wing Chun). Today I'm a disciple of Senior Master Julio Camacho (Moy Jo Lei Ou).