Buddhists attach great importance to the supporting role of faith for the power of the vow. Login or Register to comment. Shaolin Kungfu is a huge and well-developed technical system as opposed to the many "schools" or "Quan styles" of other martial arts. Thereafter Shaolin enjoyed the royal patronage of the Tang.
Wayfarer Publications. A Buddhist Shaolin monk sits on his bed, which is next to an altar. But real Shaolin monks have no money — nor any need for it.