Steve McCurry Today’s photograph was taken at the Shaolin Monastery in...
A member of the Kung Fu Monks of Shaolin - Photograph: Donald Chan/Reuters
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Henan Province, China. Young monks train at the Shaolin Monastery. The physical strength and dexterity displayed by the monks is remarkable, as is their serenity. Photo © Steve McCurry/Magnum Photos
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Hao Han (8), Shaolin kung fu student and child actor. Shaolin Monastery, Henan. (Photo by Mathias Braschler and Monika Fischer)
Shaolin Kungfu practiced by monks from Shaolin Monastery takes martial arts to a brand new level.
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Shaolin Monastery, I know they are closed off to the public for the most part but the way the Shaolin Monks train has always intrigued me.
uncommonjones: Another Shaolin View via photopin cc Shaolin Temple (or Shaolin Monastery) near Dengfeng, Zhengzhou, Henan province, China
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