The Chinese word ‘wushu’ (Translation: ‘martial arts’) has a religious ancestry. Since ancient times ‘wushu’ has often related to Shaolin when speaking of martial arts. Over 1500 years of Shaolin martial arts teachings have spread from the foot of the Songshan Mountain in Zengzhou, Henan Province, China to throughout the world.
The monks of the Shaolin Temple, over the centuries have won fame and prestige for Shaolin which has become synonymous with Chinese martial arts and also has religious origins in Buddhism
ABOUT CHIN HOCK TAN
Chin Hock Tan is currently teaching Shaolin Martial Arts in Calgary, Alberta Canada. Tan is looking forward in sharing his 50 plus years of experience, and to preserve the tradition of Reverend Sek Koh Sam style of martial arts.