This is the first kungfu book by a Shaolin grandmaster, Sifu Wong Kiew Kit, who has become a legend. It gives a comprehensive introduction to Shaolin Kungfu. Wong Kiew Kit was born in and started his training of Shaolin when he was ten. He started with Kung Fu and Lion Dancing under Shaolin teacher Lai Chin. It is a matter of perspective. I would view kungfu in this way. Kungfu as a mutifaceted martial art, has three levels of attainment. The lowest level.

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Norm rated it it was amazing Jan 05, Wong founded the Shaolin Wahnam Institute in in order to teach what have been called Shaolin arts to the public.

This makes it difficult to confirm whether any specific style originated at any specific location, let alone at Songshan Shaolin monastery in Henan. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Kungfu as a mutifaceted martial art, has three levels of attainment.

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Zackari Mikail marked it as to-read May 24, Nov 01, Jefferson Holbrook rated it really liked it. This is a Chinese name ; the family name is Wong. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Chinese martial artists Martial arts school founders Chinese non-fiction writers Living people births. Regions and individual arts gives the stories of a Southern temple as an example of the unverifiable claims often made for the establishment of Chinese martial art styles. Answer iung Wong Kiew Kit: Although I consider this level higher than that of combat efficiency, it is not fundamental i. A good book as a first look into this form of Kung fu. Khaled marked it as to-read Nov 07, And, of course, playwrights and novelists created stories.


Paturu Goutham added it Jun 09, At the apex, which happens to only rare masters, the exponent attains the highest spiritual fulfillment, called variously as return to God, unity with the Great Void, or enlightenment.

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Wong Kiew Kit on The 3 Levels of Kungfu

Margaret Kiy rated it it was amazing Feb 21, Martial Arts of the World: Be the first to ask a question about Introduction to Shaolin Kung Fu. I understand that Kungfu, a multifaceted system, is a system of combat, and hence dominant and superior combat power is its highest priority.

Jason Manford is currently reading it Aug kiea, Rdanforth rated it really liked it Mar 05, Question from a student: I would view kungfu in this way. Cusick marked it as to-read Mar 26, However many years ago I found it useful as a simple reference to conditioning methods of Chinese body weapon training.

Introduction to Shaolin Kung Fu by Wong Kiew Kit

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Jim Peterson rated it it was amazing Oct 07, Eric Rodde rated it liked it Mar 13, Oct 24, William Anastacio rated it it was amazing. The intermediate level is internal force training.