“Peter den Dekker has studied under me for many years and is one of the “inner disciples” of mine. His dedication and devotion towards Zhan Zhuang is evident and I very much welcome his sincerity towards the art and his respect for me in the traditional Chinese manner.
With the expanding but still limited awareness of Zhan Zhuang in the west Peter den Dekker’s time and effort for this art have contributed much towards bridging the gap between east and west. As a practitioner of Chinese medicine, his background has been a complement to his study in the art of Zhan Zhuang.
His long contact with Chinese culture across the years has allowed him to re-
I hope he will continue to spread the knowledge and benefits of this art to more and more people in his homeland as well as the rest of the world.
I am pleased that, as part of his efforts to further spread the art of Zhan Zhuang Chi Kung, Peter den Dekker has produced this book. I wish it a great success.”
Master Lam Kam-