On the evening of November 20th local time, Meng Qingfeng, a world famous martial artist, was invited to the Confucius Institute at the University of Brasilia. He is the founder and director of American Wing Chun Museum and the ninth-generation leading figure of Wing Chun, a concept-based traditional Southern Chinese Kung Fu style. He gave a lecture with the theme of “Chan and Wing Chun”, attracting many amateurs of Kung Fu in Brasilia.
Meng Qingfeng introduced the influence of “the unity of man and nature” on Wing Chun, as well as the origin, development and inheritance of Shaolin Wing Chun. He also shared the philosophical connotation of Kung Fu and ways to conduct. Meng further extended the highest state of Kung Fu with the Buddhist “emptiness” worldview in a clear and simple manner, which caught much attention. Later, he presented the honorable award to people who inherited and promoted Kong Fu culture in Brazil, represented by Wang Lijuan, dean of Confucius Institute at the University of Brasilia.
The Confucius Institute at the University of Brasilia held this cultural lecture together with the Association of Brasilia Wing Chun Martial Arts. It is a rare opportunity for Brasilia Kung Fu lovers to know more about China. Many students desire to learn more about Chinese Kung Fu. This lecture not only provided a platform for Brazilian Kung Fu lovers to closely communicate with the famous martial artist, but also encouraged the Confucius Institute at the University of Brasilia to further promote Chinese Kung Fu culture.
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