International Immersion: Deciding to Learn Kung Fu in China can be Life-Changing
Deciding to learn Kung Fu in China can
prove to be a transformative experience.
In this issue:
While those looking to learn ancient martial
arts could theoretically accomplish it in their
native countries, the more authentic
alternative is truly too good to pass up.
Traveling to China to a Shaolin monastery to
learn Kung Fu may seem daunting at first,
but reviews from former students prove that
this can be a life-changing experience made
even easier with logistics assistance from
the school itself. Please keep reading to
THE REAL THING
The reasons for international travel to China
for Shaolin monk training may become more
apparent after your arrival:
THE RIGHT RESOURCES
1. Authentic and traditional Chinese culture is the norm
when staying at a Shaolin temple for training. Thus,
the authentic experience that students seek is nearly
2. The ancient surroundings that add to the
atmosphere of the Shaolin monastery are enhanced
by the actual warrior monks who oversee training.
3. The only way to learn ancient martial arts -- as they
are supposed to be taught -- is by studying under
those who’ve spent a lifetime perfecting their own
skills. This generational knowledge is commonplace
at the Shaolin monastery on Song Mountain in
Dengfeng City, Henan Province.
Hundreds have already decided to learn Kung Fu in
China and undergo Shaolin monk training. Here’s what
some students had to say about it.
“The knowledge of all of the masters, the attitude of the
students, the overall atmosphere of the surroundings and the
progress a dedicated student can make under these
conditions is incredible,” a former student and visitor to the
Shaolin monastery wrote.
“I enjoyed working with my masters; they gave me so much
and were patient and understanding,” a student of more than
three months wrote in her review.
These are just two examples of experiences from those
who opted to learn Kung Fu in China. Imagine what new
memories you could return home with!
REASON AND RATIONALE
The centuries-old surroundings are inspirational.
ALL IN AWE
GENERATIONAL TEACHINGS: By choosing to learn Kung Fu in China, you’ll
be learning from monks and other martial arts masters who’ve dedicated a
lifetime to teaching others combat, discipline and defensive skills.
THE ROOTS OF ANCIENT ARTS:
The famed Shaolin monastery on Song
Mountain encompasses the Pagoda Forest,
San Huang Palace, strangely-shaped stones
and native trees that inspire an awe in all.
Song Mountain itself has 36 peaks, rises
1,494 meters above sea level and stretches
for 64 kilometers between two major cities.
Shaolin monk training upon Song Mountain is
one of the most authentic ways to learn Kung Fu
in China. There is no substitute for this life-
FOR MORE INFORMATION
Through kickboxing, Tai
Chi, meditation lessons
and more, the authentic
education you’ve always
sought from Kung Fu
can be found in the