Shaolin monastery launches taobao website

Shaolin monastery launches taobao website

Monks at Shaolin Temple practise their martial arts

The temple in central Henan province, famous as the birthplace of kung fu, has established an eBay-style store selling Shaolin branded merchandise on China’s TaoBao auction site.
The site is operated by Shaolin Zhiye, the temple’s commercial arm, which is behind an array of ventures exploiting the Shaolin legend, including film productions, touring martial arts shows and even a reality-TV program. Continue reading Shaolin monastery launches taobao website

Shaolin Kung Fu

Shaolin Kung Fu

Or declare the region: the city of Dengfeng in Henan Province
Shaolin kung fu refers to the Songshan Shaolin Temple in Dengfeng in Henan Province this particular Buddhist cultural environment in the history of the formation to power of the Buddhist faith-based, fully embodies the wisdom of Zen Buddhism and Shaolin Temple martial monks to attend the performance as the main form of a Traditional culture system. Continue reading Shaolin Kung Fu

Shao Lin Kung Fu: History

Shao Lin Kung Fu

In the province Henan, in the heart of China, we find the legendary monastery of Shaolin (young forest / wooded mountain). This monastery was the spiritual and Buddhist centre which played a major role in forming the philosophy of the East. It is here that you find the roots of Shaolin Kung Fu ( Kung Fu = master of endurance and strenght ). Continue reading Shao Lin Kung Fu: History