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This is a list of the Chinese characters for the five animals of Shaolin Kung Fu in a comfortable order (meaning that they are in the proper order and will simply "feel right" to a Chinese person who views this arrangement).
This is "Wu Xing Fist" or "Five Form Fist". The forms refer to Dragon, Snake, Tiger, Crane, and Leopard. This term is used in Kung Fu, and is recognized by both Chinese and Japanese practitioners of martial arts.
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|Character Images||Characters / Kanji
If shown, second row is Simplified Chinese
|Simple Dictionary Definition|
|五形拳|| gokeiken / gokeken ごけいけん
|| (martial arts term) Wu Xing Fist; Five Form Fist (Dragon, Snake, Tiger, Crane, Leopard)
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Professional calligraphers are getting to be hard to find these days.
Instead of drawing characters by hand, the new generation in China merely type roman letters into their computer keyboards and pick the character that they want from a list that pops up.
There is some fear that true Chinese calligraphy may become a lost art in the coming years. Many art institutes in China are now promoting calligraphy programs in hopes of keeping this unique form of art alive.
Even with the teachings of a top-ranked calligrapher in China, my calligraphy will never be good enough to sell. I will leave that to the experts.
The same calligrapher who gave me those lessons also attracted a crowd of thousands and a TV crew as he created characters over 6-feet high. He happens to be ranked as one of the top 100 calligraphers in all of China. He is also one of very few that would actually attempt such a feat.
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The following table is only helpful for those studying Chinese (or Japanese), and perhaps helps search engines to find this page when someone enters Romanized Chinese or Japanese
|Romaji(Romanized Japanese)||Various forms of Romanized Chinese|
|Dragon Snake Tiger|
|ryuu hebi tora hyou tsuru|
ryu hebi tora hyo tsuru
|lóng shé hǔ bào hè|
long she hu bao he
lung she hu pao ho
|long2 she2 hu3 bao4 he4|
|Wu Xing Fist||五形拳|
|gokeiken||wǔ xíng quán|
wu xing quan
wu hsing ch`üan
|wu3 xing2 quan2|
wu hsing chüan
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