Shaolin Temple And Shaolin KungFu

Shaolin Temple And Shaolin KungFu

“Home to the Yellow Emperor, where Buddha’s light shines forth from Longmen and Shaolin’s kungfu is known to all under heaven welcome to Henan province.”
This is the grand greeting you get on your cellphone as you step off the train in the provincial capital of Zhengzhou in China.
Henan, of course, is the birthplace of the Yellow Emperor or Huangdi, legendary progenitor of the Chinese people. Along the banks of its Yi River are the ancient Longmen Grottoes, one of the finest repositories of Buddhist cave art. Continue reading Shaolin Temple And Shaolin KungFu

Shaolin Kung Fu “Into The Temple”

Shaolin Kung Fu “Into The Temple”

Chinese kung fu practicers perform during a Shaolin kung fu stage performance called ” Into The Temple” in Xiamen, East China’s Fujian Province, July 24, 2006. All the performers are from kung fu schools in China. “Into The Temple”, organized by China Poly Group Corp and Shaolin Temple, will begin a world tour with 100 performances. Continue reading Shaolin Kung Fu “Into The Temple”