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On 29.03.2009 Svetoslav Somov was accepted
as a disciple of Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang
and as a member of the Chen family in the
20th generation
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1 December 2015

The international workshop on classical Chen style Taijiquan, held in Plovdiv under Master Chen Yingjun is over. Large number of participants joined the event.

Master Chen Yingjun visited Bulgaria by invitation of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria. This was the fifteenth in a series of regular workshops on classical Chen style Taijiquan with Masters from the Chen family. Initiator and executor of the project is World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria.

Pictures from the workshop


Master Chen Yingjun

  • 20th generation master from the Chen family

  • Son of Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family,
    keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan)

  • Well known in the world with his extremely high level of skills in Taijiquan he teaches in
    Western Europe, USA, South America and Australia




6 August 2015

The international workshop on classical Chen style Taijiquan held in Varna under Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang is over. Very big number of participants came from Bulgaria, Germany, France, Croatia, Serbia, Italy, Spain, England and China.

Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang visited Bulgaria by invitation of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria. This was his seventh visit to Bulgaria as well as the seventh of a starting series of regular workshops under him. This was an exceptional event for all practitioners of Taijiquan in Bulgaria. Simultaneously, this was the fourteenth in a series of regular workshops on classical Chen style Taijiquan with Masters from the Chen family. Initiator and executor of the project is World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria.

Pictures from the workshop


Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang

  • 19th generation master from the Chen family

  • Keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan

  • Head of the Chen Family School

  • Official representative of Chen style Taijiquan in China and the world




3 July 2015

Svetoslav Somov, Head of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria came back to Bulgaria from an international workshop with his Teacher - Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family, keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan, head of the Chen family School).

Pictures from the workshop




9 May 2015

Svetoslav Somov, Head of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria came back to Bulgaria from an international workshop with his Teacher - Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family, keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan, head of the Chen family School).

Pictures from the workshop




19 November 2014

The international workshop on classical Chen style Taijiquan, held in Plovdiv under Master Chen Yingjun is over. Large number of participants joined the event.

Master Chen Yingjun visited Bulgaria by invitation of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria. This was the thirteenth in a series of regular workshops on classical Chen style Taijiquan with Masters from the Chen family. Initiator and executor of the project is World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria.

Pictures from the workshop


Master Chen Yingjun

  • 20th generation master from the Chen family

  • Son of Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family,
    keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan)

  • Well known in the world with his extremely high level of skills in Taijiquan he teaches in
    Western Europe, USA, South America and Australia




16 August 2014

The international workshop on classical Chen style Taijiquan held in Varna under Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang is over. Very big number of participants came from Bulgaria, Germany, France, Croatia, Czech Republic, Serbia, Romania, Estonia, Lithuania, Ukraine and Israel.

Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang visited Bulgaria by invitation of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria. This was his sixth visit to Bulgaria as well as the sixth of a starting series of regular workshops under him. This was an exceptional event for all practitioners of Taijiquan in Bulgaria. Simultaneously, this was the twelfth in a series of regular workshops on classical Chen style Taijiquan with Masters from the Chen family. Initiator and executor of the project is World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria.

Pictures from the workshop


Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang

  • 19th generation master from the Chen family

  • Keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan

  • Head of the Chen Family School

  • Official representative of Chen style Taijiquan in China and the world




15 May 2014

Svetoslav Somov, Head of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria came back to Bulgaria from an international workshop with his Teacher - Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family, keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan, head of the Chen family School).

Pictures from the workshop




14 April 2014

Today was the 17th anniversary from the foundation of Taijiquan Center Ba Lin - the kernel of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria. A birthday party was organized to celebrate it.




28 November 2013

The international workshop on classical Chen style Taijiquan held in Plovdiv under Master Jan Silberstorff is over. Very big number of participants came from the cities of Plovdiv, Sofia, Varna and Burgas.

Master Jan Silberstorff visited Bulgaria by invitation of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria. This was the eleventh in a series of regular workshops on classical Chen style Taijiquan with Masters from the Chen family. Initiator and executor of the project is World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria.

Pictures from the workshop


Master Jan Silberstorff

  • A disciple of Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family,
    keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan)

  • Accepted in the Chen family by Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang
    and recognized as a 20th generation master of the Chen family

  • Founder and Head of World Chen Xiaowang Taiji Association Germany,
    the largest Taijiquan organization in Europe

  • Teaches in 15 countries all over the world, only in Germany - in more than 150 cities.




24 August 2013

The international workshop on classical Chen style Taijiquan held in Varna under Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang is over. Very big number of participants came from Bulgaria, Germany, France, Croatia, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania and Israel.

Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang visited Bulgaria by invitation of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria. This was his fifth visit to Bulgaria as well as the fifth of a starting series of regular workshops under him. This was an exceptional event for all practitioners of Taijiquan in Bulgaria. Simultaneously, this was the tenth in a series of regular workshops on classical Chen style Taijiquan with Masters from the Chen family. Initiator and executor of the project is World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria.

Pictures from the workshop


Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang

  • 19th generation master from the Chen family

  • Keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan

  • Head of the Chen Family School

  • Official representative of Chen style Taijiquan in China and the world




7 May 2013

Svetoslav Somov, Head of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria came back to Bulgaria from an international workshop with his Teacher - Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family, keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan, head of the Chen family School).

Pictures from the workshop




14 April 2013

Today was the 16th anniversary from the foundation of Taijiquan Center Ba Lin - the kernel of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria. A birthday party was organized to celebrate it.




11 August 2012

The international workshop on classical Chen style Taijiquan held in Primorsko under Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang is over. Very big number of participants came from Bulgaria, Russia, Germany, France, Austria, Slovenia, Croatia, Ukraine, Lithuania, Romania, Greece and Turkey.

Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang visited Bulgaria by invitation of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria. This was his fourth visit to Bulgaria as well as the fourth of a starting series of regular workshops under him. This was an exceptional event for all practitioners of Taijiquan in Bulgaria. Simultaneously, this was the ninth in a series of regular workshops on classical Chen style Taijiquan with Masters from the Chen family. Initiator and executor of the project is World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria.

Pictures from the workshop


Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang

  • 19th generation master from the Chen family

  • Keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan

  • Head of the Chen Family School

  • Official representative of Chen style Taijiquan in China and the world




2 May 2012

Svetoslav Somov, Head of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria returned to Bulgaria from an intensive personal training with Master Chen Jun.
Svetoslav Somov was a guest in the home of Master Chen Jun in China following a personal invitation.

Pictures from the training


Immediately before the personal training Svetoslav Somov took part in a big international workshop on Taijiquan under his Teacher - Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang. The seminar was held in the Taijiquan school in Chenjiagou (the birthplace of the Chen family). During the workshop the Grandmaster was assisted by his nephew, Master Chen Ziqiang.

Pictures from the workshop



Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang

  • 19th generation master from the Chen family

  • Keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan

  • Head of the Chen Family School

  • Official representative of Chen style Taijiquan in China and the world


Master Chen Jun
  • 20th generation master from the Chen family

  • Eldest son of Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family,
    keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan)

  • Vice-president of the Taijiquan school in Chenjiagou, China
    (the birthplace of the Chen family)




14 April 2012

Today was the 15th anniversary from the foundation of Taijiquan Center Ba Lin - the kernel of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria. A birthday party was organized to celebrate it.




15 November 2011

The international workshop on classical Chen style Taijiquan held in Plovdiv under Master Jan Silberstorff is over. Very big number of participants came from the cities of Plovdiv, Sofia, Burgas and Ruse.

Master Jan Silberstorff visited Bulgaria by invitation of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria. This was the eighth in a series of regular workshops on classical Chen style Taijiquan with Masters from the Chen family. Initiator and executor of the project is World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria.

Pictures from the workshop


Master Jan Silberstorff

  • A disciple of Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family,
    keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan)

  • Accepted in the Chen family by Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang
    and recognized as a 20th generation master of the Chen family

  • Founder and Head of World Chen Xiaowang Taiji Association Germany,
    the largest Taijiquan organization in Europe

  • Teaches in 15 countries all over the world, only in Germany - in more than 120 cities.




4 August 2011

The international workshop on classical Chen style Taijiquan held in Primorsko under Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang is over. Very big number of participants came from Bulgaria, Germany, Italy, Denmark, Greece, Romania, Slovenia and Croatia.

Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang visited Bulgaria by invitation of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria. This was his third visit to Bulgaria as well as the third of a starting series of regular workshops under him. This was an exceptional event for all practitioners of Taijiquan in Bulgaria. Simultaneously, this was the seventh in a series of regular workshops on classical Chen style Taijiquan with Masters from the Chen family. Initiator and executor of the project is World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria.

Pictures from the workshop


Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang

  • 19th generation master from the Chen family

  • Keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan

  • Head of the Chen Family School

  • Official representative of Chen style Taijiquan in China and the world




3 July 2011

Svetoslav Somov, Head of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria came back to Bulgaria from an international workshop with his Teacher - Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family, keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan, head of the Chen family School).

Pictures from the workshop




14 April 2011

Today was the 14th anniversary from the foundation of Taijiquan Center Ba Lin - the kernel of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria. A birthday party was organized to celebrate it.




24 October 2010

As a result of many requirements World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria started classes in the city of Sofia also.

It will be a pleasure for us to practise together!

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11 October 2010

The international workshop on classical Chen style Taijiquan, held in Plovdiv under Master Chen Jun is over. Large number of participants came from the cities of Plovdiv, Sofia, Sopot and Ruse.

Master Chen Jun visited Bulgaria by invitation of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria. This was the sixth in a series of regular workshops on classical Chen style Taijiquan with Masters from the Chen family. Initiator and executor of the project is World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria.

Pictures from the workshop


Master Chen Jun

  • 20th generation master from the Chen family

  • Eldest son of Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family,
    keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan)

  • Vice-president of the Taijiquan school in Chenjiagou, China
    (the birthplace of the Chen family)




15 August 2010

The international workshop on classical Chen style Taijiquan held in Primorsko under Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang is over. Very big number of participants came from Bulgaria, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Romania, Lithuania and Croatia.

Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang visited Bulgaria by invitation of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria. This was his second visit to Bulgaria as well as the second of a starting series of regular workshops under him. This was an exceptional event for all practitioners of Taijiquan in Bulgaria. Simultaneously, this was the fifth in a series of regular workshops on classical Chen style Taijiquan with Masters from the Chen family. Initiator and executor of the project is World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria.

Pictures from the workshop


Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang

  • 19th generation master from the Chen family

  • Keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan

  • Head of the Chen Family School

  • Official representative of Chen style Taijiquan in China and the world




4 July 2010

Svetoslav Somov, Head of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria came back to Bulgaria from an international workshop with his Teacher - Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family, keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan, head of the Chen family School).

Pictures from the workshop




14 April 2010

Today was the 13th anniversary from the foundation of Taijiquan Center Ba Lin - the kernel of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria. A birthday party was organized to celebrate it.




12 December 2009

On 5 July 2009 Taijiquan Center Ba Lin grew into World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria - the Bulgarian branch of the World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association. The Association has branches in over 30 countries and is the largest organization of clubs and people, who practice Taijiquan in the world. A party was organized for the occasion a few months later.

Pictures form the event and afterward




23 November 2009

Svetoslav Somov, Head of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria came back to Bulgaria from an international workshop with his Teacher - Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family, keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan, head of the Chen family School).

Pictures from the workshop




11 July 2009

Svetoslav Somov, Head of World Chen Xiaowang Taijiquan Association - Bulgaria came back to Bulgaria from an international workshop with his Teacher - Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family, keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan, head of the Chen family School).

Pictures from the workshop




14 April 2009

Today Taijiquan Center Ba Lin celebrated its 12th anniversary.

Pictures form the event and afterward




6 April 2009

Svetoslav Somov was accepted as a disciple of Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang and
as a member of the Chen family in the 20th generation



Svetoslav Somov, Head of Taijiquan Center Ba Lin returned to Bulgaria from an intensive personal training with Master Chen Jun. Svetoslav Somov was a guest in the home of Master Chen Jun in China following a personal invitation.

Pictures from the training


After the personal training Svetoslav Somov took part in a big international workshop on Taijiquan under Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang. The seminar was held in the Taijiquan school in Chenjiagou (the birthplace of the Chen family). During the workshop the Grandmaster was assisted by his sons, Master Chen Jun and Master Chen Yingjun.

Pictures from the workshop


On 29.03.2009 on an official ceremony held in the temple of General Chen Wanting (founder of Taijiquan, 9th generation Chen family member) in Chenjiagou, in the presence of over 120 people from different countries from all over the world (China, Russia, USA, Australia, UK, Germany, Switzerland, Poland, Bosnia) including the mayor of Chenjiagou and Chinese government officials, Svetoslav Somov was accepted as a disciple of Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang and as a member of the Chen family in the 20th generation. That was an honor that Svetoslav had not even allowed himself to dream of.

Pictures from the ceremony



Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang

  • 19th generation master from the Chen family

  • Keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan

  • Head of the Chen Family School

  • Official representative of Chen style Taijiquan in China and the world


Master Chen Jun
  • 20th generation master from the Chen family

  • Eldest son of Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family,
    keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan)

  • Vice-president of the Taijiquan school in Chenjiagou, China
    (the birthplace of the Chen family)




4 June 2008

The international workshop on classical Chen style Taijiquan held in Plovdiv under Master Jan Silberstorff is over. Large number of participants came from the cities of Plovdiv, Sofia, Kazanlak, Varna, Ruse and Svishtov.

Master Jan Silberstorff visited Bulgaria by invitation of Taijiquan Center Ba Lin. This was the fourth in a series of regular workshops on classical Chen style Taijiquan with Masters from the Chen family. Initiator and executor of the project is Taijiquan Center Ba Lin.

Pictures from the workshop


Master Jan Silberstorff

  • A disciple of Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family,
    keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan)

  • Accepted in the Chen family by Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang
    and recognized as a 20th generation master of the Chen family

  • Founder and Head of World Chen Xiaowang Taiji Association Germany,
    the largest Taijiquan organization in Europe

  • Holds workshops in 12 countries all over the world including China and in 35 cities in Germany alone




12 April 2008

The international workshop on classical Chen style Taijiquan held in Plovdiv under Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang is over. Large number of participants came from the cities of Plovdiv, Sofia, Varna, Kazanlak, Sopot and Svilengrad as well as practitioners from Germany and Vietnam.

Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang visited Bulgaria by invitation of Taijiquan Center Ba Lin. This was his first visit to Bulgaria as well as the first of a starting series of regular workshops under him. This was an exceptional event for all practitioners of Taijiquan in Bulgaria. Simultaneously, this was the third in a series of regular workshops on classical Chen style Taijiquan with Masters from the Chen family. Initiator and executor of the project is Taijiquan Center Ba Lin.

Pictures from the workshop


Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang

  • 19th generation master from the Chen family

  • Keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan

  • Head of the Chen Family School

  • Official representative of Chen style Taijiquan in China and the world




21 December 2007

Svetoslav Somov, Head of Taijiquan Center Ba Lin is back to Bulgaria from an intensive personal training under Master Jan Silberstorff. Svetoslav Somov visited Germany by an invitation of Master Jan Silberstorff.

Pictures


Master Jan Silberstorff

  • A disciple of Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family,
    keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan)

  • Accepted in the Chen family by Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang
    and recognized as a 20th generation master of the Chen family

  • Founder and Head of World Chen Xiaowang Taiji Association Germany,
    the largest Taijiquan organization in Europe

  • Holds workshops in 12 countries all over the world including China and in 35 cities in Germany alone




24 October 2007

The international workshop on classical Chen style Taijiquan, held in Plovdiv under Master Chen Jun is over. Large number of participants came from the cities of Plovdiv, Sofia, Varna, Stara Zagora, Kazanlak, Sopot, Ruse, Svilengrad and Dublin (Ireland).

Master Chen Jun visited Bulgaria by invitation of Taijiquan Center Ba Lin. This was the second in a series of regular workshops on classical Chen style Taijiquan with Masters from the Chen family. Initiator and executor of the project is Taijiquan Center Ba Lin.

Pictures from the workshop


Master Chen Jun

  • 20th generation master from the Chen family

  • Eldest son of Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family,
    keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan)

  • Vice-president of the Taijiquan school in Chenjiagou, China
    (the birthplace of the Chen family)




25 July 2007

Representatives of Taijiquan Center Ba Lin are back to Bulgaria from an international workshop with
Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family, keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan),
Master Jan Silberstorff (20th generation master from the Chen Family, a disciple of Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang),
Master Chen Yingjun (20th generation master from the Chen Family, son of Grandmester Chen Xiaowang) and
Master Chen Pengfei (20th generation master from the Chen Family, son of Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang).

Pictures from the workshop




6 May 2007

Representatives of Taijiquan Center Ba Lin are back to Bulgaria from an international workshop with Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang
(19th generation master from the Chen Family, keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan).

Pictures from the workshop




7 December 2006

Representatives of Taijiquan Center Ba Lin are back to Bulgaria from an international workshop with Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang
(19th generation master from the Chen Family, keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan).

Pictures from the workshop




25 July 2006

Representatives of Taijiquan Center Ba Lin are back to Bulgaria from an international workshop with
Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family, keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan),
Master Jan Silberstorff (20th generation master from the Chen Family, a disciple of Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang) and
Master Chen Yingjun (20th generation master from the Chen Family, son of Grandmester Chen Xiaowang).

Pictures from the workshop




20 June 2006

The international workshop on classical Chen style Taijiquan, held in Varna under Master Jan Silberstorff is over. Large number of participants came from the cities of Plovdiv, Sofia, Stara Zagora, Kazanlak, Varna and Kardjali.

Master Jan Silberstorff visited Bulgaria by invitation of Taijiquan Center Ba Lin. This was the first in a series of regular workshops on classical Chen style Taijiquan with Masters from the Chen family. Initiator and executor of the project is Taijiquan Center Ba Lin.

Pictures from the workshop


Master Jan Silberstorff

  • A disciple of Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang (19th generation master from the Chen Family,
    keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan)

  • Accepted in the Chen family by Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang
    and recognized as a 20th generation master of the Chen family

  • Founder and Head of World Chen Xiaowang Taiji Association Germany,
    the largest Taijiquan organization in Europe

  • Holds workshops in 12 countries all over the world including China and in 35 cities in Germany alone




10 May 2006

Representatives of Taijiquan Center Ba Lin are back to Bulgaria from an international workshop with Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang
(19th generation master from the Chen Family, keeper of the tradition of Chen style Taijiquan).

Pictures from the workshop