Why learn tai chi? The obvious answers are for the health and longevity benefits, the fact that it’s moving meditation—even that it’s a powerful martial art. But when you stop to ask a master why learn tai chi, he might give you a different set of reasons. Recently, I read an article about a kung-fu master who said that when you consider any martial arts style, there are really just three questions to ask—and they’re deep! #1: Is it real? #2: Is it righteous? #3: Is it beautiful?