Training Shaolin Monks Will Take Your Breath Away With Gravity-Defying Moves
In China, Kung Fu is a way of life. And in the Western Shaolin Temple in Chongqing, young monks from all across the land come to this iconic place hoping to become Shaolin masters.
Take a trip inside this secretive world to get a glimpse of their daily lives through gravity-defying shots that will make your jaw drop. Prepared to be amazed!
Stretch It Out
Monks are seen here stretching against the wall before training.
A Beautiful Sight
The stunning temple is decorated with colorful images and brightly painted pillars.
In this incredible image, monks are seen making fierce poses as night falls.
A Fight in the Air
Two masters battling it out in the air as others watch.
Hold Your Pose
Some monks test their endurance as others lash out with fierce, swift attacks.
With imagery like this, you almost wonder if they really can fly.
With the backdrop of the famous red roof temples, pupils practice with weapons.
A Stunning Backdrop
Monks practicing their skills at the western branch in Zhongshan.
Ready for Training
The robed monks are stretching and readying their bodies for the day’s training regimen.
Two young acrobatic monks show off their skills during a training session.