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#84806 - 08/24/02 06:16 PM Anybody saw Bodhidharma?
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Hello fighters!! I heard about Bodhidharma's three texts that become the foundation of early kung fu. I want to ask if there can be found a translation of them in english- I'm talking about the first which deals with the trasformation of the muscles and the tendons(YI KIN KING) and the second( Book on the cleansing of the marrow), concentrated on energetic exercises. I'm I looking for something that exists, or I'm chasing ghosts of the past? Whoever has a clue, please contact me at NATARAJA_000@YAHOO.COM />
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#84807 - 03/07/03 05:05 AM Re: Anybody saw Bodhidharma?
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Referance "Qigong for Health and Martial Arts by Dr. Yang, Jwing - Ming. Please see page # 22 for "DaMo's" image on stone. Isn't the idea of energy effect seem similar to the "Shroud of Turin" Note also works of Mantak Chia for Iron Shirt type approach

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