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BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: Monks meditate on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: A monk meditates on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: A monk meditates on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: A shaolin monk practices on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: A shaolin monk practices on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: A shaolin monk practices on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: A shaolin monk practices on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: A monk meditates on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: A shaolin monk practices on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: A shaolin monk practices on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: A shaolin monk practices on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: A shaolin monk practices on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: A shaolin monk practices on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: A shaolin monk practices on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: A shaolin monk practices on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: Shaolin monks practice on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10:Monks meditate on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: Shaolin monks practice on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: A shaolin monk practices on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
BOGNOR REGIS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: A shaolin monk practices on the beach on September 10, 2015 in Bognor Regis, England. The Shaolin Monks have travelled from their temple in the foothills of the Song Shang mountains in China's Henan province to perform the ultimate display of Kung Fu, weapons and combat displays and choreography in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre. The Shaolin are Buddhist soldier monks who have mastered Kung Fu over fifteen centuries. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
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A group of Shaolin monks have traveled from China to perform in a new show at London's Peacock Theatre called "Shaolin". A few weeks before the show is slated to begin, the monks take time to meditate and practice their kung fu moves on England's Bognor Regis beach. Shaolin kung fu is one of the oldest forms of Chinese martial arts.

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