What Chinese are talking about … (1)
I hope this will become an occasional post, based on what I hear on the ground.
Shaolin Monks, originators of Kung Fu, Kneel to Chinese Government
Shaolin Buddhist monks, the world famous monks of astounding feats of athletic skill, concentration, and mind over body, originators of the martial art of kung fu, have indicated their subservience to the Chinese government in a ceremony held at their home temple in Dengfeng County in Henan Province. This is a first in 1500 years, that the monks would indicate political subservience.
All photos: http://english.sina.com/china/s/2018-08-28/detail-ihifuvpi1509972.shtml
August 28, 2018 - Beijing: Shaolin Temple raises the red flag by Kirsty Needham (China correspondent for the Sydney Morning Herald)