Category Archives: Seattle White Tiger Kung Fu

Breathing & It’s Importance In Kung Fu

Breathing & It’s Importance In Kung Fu – What are we talking about? In Kung Fu and other martial arts of almost any type (especially those who openly connect their lineage to Buddhist meditative practices throughout China, India, & Japan) breath signifies the … Continue reading

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Grandmaster Olaf Simon, Founder of Moh Pai Kung Fu & Pai Hu Shih

Grandmaster Olaf Simon, Founder of Moh Pai & Pai Hu Shih * Grand Master Olaf Emil Simon was one of the early pioneers of martial arts in North America, especially in Western Canada. Born in East Prussia in 1929, he began learning … Continue reading

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Understanding Your Child’s Martial Arts Classes

TIGER CUBS:  Approximate Ages 4 – 7 years   Kung Fu classes at this early stage provide your child with the opportunity to increase the structure of their martial arts career.  Here your child will learn the overall structure of … Continue reading

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Our Training Hall – Then to now…

We stumbled upon some of our original photos.  Every day we look around the hall and think about all of the things that are still in need of being completed.  Rarely do we take the time to look at what … Continue reading

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Wushu Meide (Woo-shoo May-duh) 武术美德 Martial Virtues – Our School Values and Martial Code of Conduct

Wu De is the Chinese martial arts code of appropriate social interaction.  Ethics and etiquette is ingrained not only in the culture of China but also pervades throughout the philosophy that holds the society together.  There are ten points in … Continue reading

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WHY PHYSICAL EDUCATION IS IMPORTANT TO CHILDREN EARLY

WHY PHYSICAL EDUCATION IS IMPORTANT TO CHILDREN EARLY To Tame Restlessness, Try Martial Arts Martial arts teach discipline and control.  They are especially great for high-energy kids.  One study of 8-to-10-year-olds with behavior problems found that karate class helped them … Continue reading

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THE TIGER’S TRAINING HALL: Martial Arts History, Philosophy, MOH Kempo and Chinese Martial Studies

Welcome to the Seattle White Tiger Kung Fu school blog! Welcome to the Tigers Training Hall, where we discuss many aspects of Chinese Martial Studies, Kung Fu, Qi Gong, and our Grandmasters MOH Kempo and Pai Hu Shih.   Many of the … Continue reading

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