Yang Style is the most widely practiced form of Tai Chi in the World. Yang Lu Chan (1799-1872), also known as 'Yang the Invincible', was founder of the Yang Style.His art has been handed down over 170 years. Yang Cheng Fu (1883-1936),third generation of the Yang family one of China's great exponents, standardised the 85 movement form. His performance of the 85 postures was photographically recorded in the 1920s and is acknowledged as the Authentic Yang Style.
Yang Cheng Fu's grand nephew Fu Sheng Yuan, the fifth generation to receive the family Art, was National Tai Chi champion of China. He is also Chairman of the World Yong Nian Tai Chi Federation.Grandmaster Fu Sheng Yuan is the world's foremost authority of Yang Style Tai Chi, and has many followers throughout the world. In India he has a sincere and dedicated disciple, George Thomas.