Shaolin Monks Hiring Media Director To Boost “Brand”

Cue Ethel Merman: “There’s no business like Shaolin Business, there’s no business I know!”

Shaolin MonksHelp wanted: Ancient Buddhist temple famed for its kung fu monks seeks media directors to build brand. English and social media skills required. Not necessary to be a monk, practice martial arts or eat vegetarian…

The temple, its monks and their distinctive form of kung fu have developed into a lucrative business enterprise…

Since taking over as abbot in the 1990s, Shi has threatened to sue companies that use the temple’s name or image without permission, and served as executive producer for martial arts films…  [NBC News]

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