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The Shaolin Grandmasters' Text: History, Philosophy, and Gung Fu of Shaolin Ch'an

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Publisher Comments:

The Shaolin Grandmasters' Text is a one-of-a-kind volume discussing the history, philosophy and Gung Fu of Shaolin Ch'an, one of the most misunderstood schools of Ch'an Buddhism. In this revised edition, the Order of Shaolin Ch'an has updated information on their martial and Buddhist legacies in an effort to further preserve the Order's heritage.

Synopsis:

Revised and updated

About the Author

The living authors are Shaolin monks who wish to remain anonymous, but who put the book together largely from written records and orally transmitted teachings from three Shaolin priests, all of whom passed away in the 1970's. They were Li En Huo, Hua Ling P'o, and Ben Ch'i Lo.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780975500910
Subtitle:
History, Philosophy, and Gung Fu of Shaolin Ch'an
Publisher:
Order Of Shaolin Ch'an
Author:
Shaolin Ch'an, Order Of
Author:
Order of Shaolin Ch'an
Subject:
Martial Arts & Self-Defense
Subject:
Zen buddhism
Subject:
Martial arts
Subject:
Martial arts -- China.
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Martial Arts
Edition Description:
Second Edition,2,Hardcover with Jacket
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
20060815
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
bandw illus and photos throughout
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
10 x 7 in 33 oz

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