The terms and concepts below are a necessary foundation for developing deeper understanding of Chinese martial arts, as well as strong/functional drunken fist gong fu. Explore, research, understand.
Wikipedia offers a highly accessible starting point for research on topics related to our martial arts culture. There is infinite depth to each of the topics presented below, and we encourage you to continually take your studies to deeper levels. The following list includes many terms directly from the book 'The Path of Drunken Boxing', as well as others that are relevant anatomically, culturally, historically, medically and martially.