Shaolin warrior training - The Secret to Kung Fu

  • Published 1 year ago
  • Not Rated

Shaolin warriors believe that muscles do not make you stronger, or better for that matter. Their strength comes from practice and skill. They apply their strength to a good cause, and that is what separates traditional Shaolin warriors from MMA fighters and other fighters these days.

Shaolin warriors go through enormous length to push themselves beyond normal human capabilities. Their sole purpose is gaining better understanding of themselves and humans. As one warrior in the video says, “Any fool can cause violence. But a true warrior uses his strength to help others and himself”.

The first word that comes to mind when thinking of Shaolin warrior training is “discipline”. Their ability to expend massive amounts of energy but remain calm and relaxed in the process is breathtaking.

Shaolin warriors get up early, and go to bed early. Their training is nothing like the training of traditional fighters. While MMA and strength fighters train with weighs and lifting, Shaolin warriors use bricks, wood, pots and everything else they find at their temples.

An interesting training routine you’ll see in the video is the “Shaolin drunk training” or Drunk Lila Skill. One has to grab a big pot filled with water, and moves like drunk as a camouflage. It is an exercise for both arms and all fingers, and the Shaolin warrior must be extremely precise, otherwise he will hurt himself, and others around him.

From Around the Web

Related Videos

Lifestyle
forks over knives
youtube icon
16:39

Back in 2011, we got one of the best food documentaries. It has been six years since, and we still haven’t addressed the main issue of the documentary. Forks over knives...

  • 1,912
  • 9 months ago
  • 6.3(4)
Social
jeremy scahill dirty wars
youtube icon
01:26:17
Media +2

Jeremy Scahill is one of the best reporters in the United States. He is the founding editor of The Intercept, an online news publication, and author of some of the best US mi...

  • 3,458
  • 9 months ago
  • 10(7)
Social
mac barnett
youtube icon
17:04

We live in an era where people read fewer and fewer books. Especially children. With all this technology and advancement we have, children’s books are becoming rarity. Chil...

  • 1,283
  • 10 months ago
  • Not Rated
Social
delhi market
youtube icon
49:14

Delhi in India is one of the most populated cities in the world. With population of close to 10 million, Delhi is definitely a huge city. As a big city, Delhi faces a number ...

  • 1,448
  • 10 months ago
  • 8(1)
Avatar

3,625 Videos / 5,594,147 Views
Related Articles
Latin is a dead language, nobody uses it in modern times. But there was a time when Latin was used to educate the masses
  • 2,677
  • 9 months ago
“Do dogs really think”, “can dogs communicate with us”, “how can we understand our dogs”?
  • 1,547
  • 10 months ago
From the outside, Huaxi is dubbed as a socialist village. But on the inside, it is actually a capitalist corporation, m...
  • 2,757
  • 11 months ago
Not all streets are created equal. Some are more beautiful, some serve as a history lesson, and others are just stunning
  • 1,296
  • 1 year ago