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Shaolin Kung Fu - Kung Fu Monks of Shaolin - Buddhism - About.com
Photo gallery of images of China's Shaolin Monastery and its martial arts monks. The 15-century-old monastery is the birthplace of Zen Buddhism and of its own ...
http://buddhism.about.com/od/chanandzenbuddhism/ig/Shaolin-Monks/
The Buddha's Robe - Images of Buddhist Monks' Robes - Buddhism
The distinctive style of Buddhist monks' robes originated 25 centuries ago among the historical Buddha's disciples. This image gallery illustrates the original ...
http://buddhism.about.com/od/thefirstbuddhists/ig/The-Buddha-s-Robe/
The Buddha's Robe: Cambodian Buddhist Monks' Robes - Buddhism
Theravada is the dominant form of Buddhism in Sri Lanka, Thailand, Cambodia, Burma (Myanmar) and Laos. The monks in those countries wear very similar ...
http://buddhism.about.com/od/thefirstbuddhists/ig/The-Buddha-s-Robe/Angor-Wat-Monks.htm
Shaolin Monks | Photo Gallery - Asian History - About.com
The monks of Shaolin Temple in Henan Province, China, are masters of the martial art of kung fu. See photos of Shaolin monks demonstrating different martial ...
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/imagegalleries/ig/Shaolin-Monks-Photo-Gallery/
Winchester Cathedral Monks - Paranormal Phenomena - About.com
Noted ghost researcher Hans Holzer took this picture in Winchester Cathedral, which might show the ghosts of monks in procession.
http://paranormal.about.com/od/ghostphotos/ig/Best-Ghost-Photos/Winchester-Cathedral-Monks.htm
History of the Shaolin Monks - Chinese Monastery - Asian History
The monks of China's Shaolin Monastery are known for their fighting prowess, particularly in their own Shaolin style of kung fu. Learn more about this ancient ...
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/warsinasia/p/ShaolinMonksPro.htm
Shaolin Monks Fight Japanese Pirates - Asian History - About.com
Ordinarily, the life of a Buddhist monk involves meditation, contemplation and simplicity. In mid-16th century China, however, the monks of Shaolin Temple were ...
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/warsinasia/a/shaolinvpirates.htm
Shaolin Temple Shaolin Monks Guide - China Travel - About.com
A complete guide to articles about the Shaolin Temple & Monks, masters of Kung Fu in China.
http://gochina.about.com/od/zhengzhou/qt/Shaolin_Guide.htm
Peek Inside the Trappist Monks' Ascetic Life - Christianity - About.com
Trappist monks and nuns fascinate many Christians because of their isolated and ascetic lifestyle, and at first glance seem a carryover from medieval times.
http://christianity.about.com/od/Monasticism/a/JZ-Trappist-Monks.htm
Monastic Orders of Monks and Nuns in Major Religions - Christianity
Monastic orders are groups of men or women who dedicate themselves to God and live in an isolated community or alone. Typically, monks and cloistered nuns  ...
http://christianity.about.com/od/Monasticism/a/JZ-Monastic-Orders.htm
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