The Diggers Union: The Martial Arts Mixtape

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Very good friends of the Shaolin (Chamber 36), DJ Unexpected and Hevehitta who collectively form THE DIGGERS UNION, have successfully released an amazing series over the years titled The Martial Arts Mixtape. Not too long ago they also began hosting their very own online radio show on BBOX titled “Enjoy and be Educated”. This past weekend …

Shaolin Monk “Walks on Water” New World Record

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Those of us who watch kung fu movies, no of all the magical, unworldly powers one can possess to pull of feats no normal man could do. Jumping over high walls, springing off a wall to jump on a roof, soar through the air like a bird (with weapon in hand), lift extremely heavy objects with ease, the list goes on and on. Now, I am not saying that the Shaolin Monks …

Shaolin Temple Complex in New South Wales, Australia

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People in or around New South Wales, Australia, a brand new Shaolin Temple complex is coming soon. Plans for a “$386 million proposal includes a Shaolin Temple, a four star hotel, a Kung Fu Academy and educational facilities” can now begin since the Shaolin Temple Foundation this past Friday paid the $5.2 million cost for the land at …

The 36th Chamber of Shaolin Trilogy on Blu-ray

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The chances are, you already own a copy of the 1978 Shaw Brothers epic film, and often referred to as the greatest kung fu movie of all time, THE 36TH CHAMBER OF SHAOLIN. If you’ve been a fan of the genre for quite some time now, you most likely own various versions of the film, possibly even on different forms of media. Those of you who not only settle …

Kung Fu Bob Joins Shaolin Chamber 36 & 36 Styles Part 2

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Back in 2011, Ray (The “abbot” of shaolinchamber36.com) asked me to come up with a logo for his about-to-launch, kung fu T-shirt company 36 Styles. I helped him create the original logo design, and was very happy to play my small part in what looked like a promising new company. I had more than a few ideas for some shirts designs …

WELL GO USA Releases in.. 35mm?!

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Recently Well Go USA, the Texas based distribution company, announced that they will be releasing THE TAKING OF TIGER MOUNTAIN, the new film by Hong Kong director Tsui Hark (Director of THE BLADE, PEKING OPERA BLUES and YOUNG DETECTIVE DEE: RISE OF THE SEA DRAGON) on home video in the US and Canada …