In Search Of: S1 E2 Superhumans
Aired on: July 27, 2018
None of the Above - “Defying Gravity”
Episode aired: Monday April 28, 2014
With Host - TIM SHAW - Tim's first challenge involves a seemingly impossible task how to burst a balloon behind a pane of glass without completely shattering the glass itself.
With Special Guest - Venerable Abbot Shi Yanfan
Shaolin Temple Los Angeles, United States
For the first time the ancient ceremony in the Shaolin monasteries.Tea is a means which keeps attention and concentration alive. It helps the spirit purifying in harmony with nature: it's about a trip getting to the root of a very ancient practice completing the very ancient techniques of martial arts through the philosophy of life.
The 2018 Promotional Video for Shaolin Temple Los Angeles.
Directed by Shi Heng Chuang (Tom Edwards)
Cinematography by Andy Chinn
Choreography by Shi Heng Bu (Thomas Testini)
Music by (Ender Guney) NCM
Shi Yan Fan (Abbot of Los Angeles Shaolin Temple) - the first Western Monk receiving Jieba 结巴 at Shaolin Temple in Henan China
Take a glimpse into the traditional Discipleship Ceremony and interviews with two of Master Shi Yanfan's disciples.
Check out some clips of our Shaolin children training basic gymnastics and movements. Children gain a strong foundation through effective strength and body mechanic training.
"We have witnessed the magic of Shaolin Gong Fu, that is the power of time" - Shi Yan Ao
Saturday, May 21, 2011: Opening Ceremony at the 1st Shaolin Summit at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The Shaolin monks gathered and opened the Summit with a Buddhist Chant, overseen by Abbot Shi Yongxin. Their chant serves as a soundtrack for a montage of highlights of the day.
GREAT PERFORMANCES presents an exciting theatrical performance featuring the ordained Soldier Monks of the Shaolin Temple. With music, lighting, and a stage set evoking the ancient East, SHAOLIN: WHEEL OF LIFE tells the story of the monks' early struggle to establish and protect their temple in a performance that celebrates their history, religion, and tremendous physical and mental skills.