This "one of a kind" Eight-Step Praying Mantis jow was created by "Thunder Hands" most respectfully known as Grandmaster Wei Hsiao Tang (Taiwan), a disciple of Fong Hua Yi the 3rd generation Grandmaster of the Eight-Step Praying Mantis Kung Fu System, which is a unique branch of Northern Praying Mantis that emphasizes the style and incorporates techniques from (Mei Hua) Plum Flower Praying Mantis with internal principles from Ba Gua, Hsing Yi and Tong Bei.
The jow is a very powerful containing many rare and precious herbal ingredients that include she xiang, lu jiao jiao, zi ran tong, chuan wu, potent animal bones, wu jia pi, etc.
We will provide complete step-by-step processing instructions when your order is fulfilled. Apply the prepared jow to the hands, arms, legs and feet. This dit da jow should be applied before and after each workout. Allow the jow to fully penetrate and remain on the body for 30 minutes prior to washing it off.
Continued use of this formula will toughen the skin; strengthen the bones, and increases circulation of Blood and Chi.
This Eight-Step Praying Mantis Jow formula is a highly effective combination of herbal ingredients designed for iron palm and martial arts training. It contains herbs famous for their ability to strengthen the tendons, ligaments, bones and sinews and it will relieve pain and swelling.
Making your own jow is a simple process, just add the herbal kit (pour the herbs) into a large glass container and then mix in 1 gallon of your choice in alcohol type (traditionally Chinese rice wine is used or sake, but you may also use vodka, brandy or gin). Secure the lid and set the bottle in a cool, dark place – completely free of sunlight. Allow to sit (age) for a minimum of 3 months – 365 days is preferred. The longer you age it the better the jow!
One and two gallon glass jars with a lid are readily available on the internet; let us know if you need a link to an online retailer.
If you have questions, give us a call.
This formula is for external application only—do not use internally!
Note: Our hand-conditioning formulas come in two different forms, ready-to-use (already prepared and aged) or those that you must prepare into a jow. If you wish to make the jow yourself this is the page you want, however, to gain access to the premade dit da jows click to this page: premade-jows-316