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Nepal’s Kung Fu Nuns in Practice

Nepal's Kung Fu Nuns in Practice
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The Amitabha Drukpa Nunnery in Kathmandu, Nepal, houses the world’s first order of kung fu nuns.

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2:18PM PDT on Jun 5, 2012

thanks for sharing this interesting film

7:56AM PDT on May 28, 2012

thank you

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9:19PM PDT on May 16, 2012

thank you =)

10:00AM PDT on May 14, 2012

I understand the Samurai had metal fans that could be used as weapons. Just a thought!
That "dance" with the red fan was awesome. I would like to have seen more!

I understand that Martial Arts began when the Rulers deprived the peasants of all metal weapons -- so they developed Martial Arts with sticks and with hands and the whole body. As a form of Resistance.

6:31AM PDT on May 14, 2012

I dislike the ad that fronts this piece. Ads like that have no legitimate information and do not adequately discuss the issues in place. Teachers need advocacy. They certainly do not get paid well enough for what they do.

2:14AM PDT on May 14, 2012

Nice piece, thank you.

12:25AM PDT on May 14, 2012

really inspiring film! They live happily at the top of the Earth...Thank you.

5:46PM PDT on May 13, 2012


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