Shaolin Kung Fu was created in the famous Taoist Temple in Shaolin, from where it has spread to the whole world. This tape shows different Shaolin Staff techniques, alone and then in combination. It is geared towards beginners, but is also for those with some Chinese martial arts experience who are new to Shaolin. Please see other Chinese Wushu (Kung Fu) videos.
Shifu Jianye Jiang was born in 1950 and has studied Wushu since he was 5 years old, learning from well-known masters such as Yu Mingwei, Yu Hai, and many others. He received a BA and master's degree from Qufu University and Shanghai Physical Education Institute. A national and international judge in China and the U.S., he is also a master calligrapher and winner of national and international awards. Sales of his calligraphy have garnered more than $10,000; all of which was donated to the Shandong Disabled Association. He has also acted in movies produced in China, Australia, and Japan.