November 19 or the 5th day of the tenth lunar month is the birthday of Patriarch Bodhidharma when Shaolin Temple’s first 7-day session Qi Qi of diligent and progressive Chan Qi started in winter this year. This Chan Qi invited master Shaoyun, master Xiuuan, master Benru, master Yaorong, master Longzhong and master Zhengchao as the first seat, master Yandian as the west seat
On December 27, 2018, at 7:30 am, with Shaolin Temple’s abbot Shi Yongxin saying “Jie” (Chinese: 解)， Shaolin Temple’s Jing Jin Qi (Chinese: 精进七) or Chan Meditation Improving Session completed Jieqi (Chinese: 解七) successfully
Sept. 16, 2020 or the 29th day of the seventh lunar month is the birthday of Earth Store Bodhisattva. Shaolin Temple’s sub-temple--Miaoyan Chan Temple’s 7-day Earth Store dharma assembly was completed successfully in Taizhou, Zhejiang province.
On November 22, 2017 or October 5 of the lunar calendar, it is the birthday of Patriarch Bodhidharma. The origin of Chan, Shaolin Temple, will start its annual “Chan Session” in winter and today is the beginning of Chan Session. This Chan Session invited the elder monk Shaoyun, Master Xiuyuan, Master Yaorong and Master Longzhong as the first seats,
“Reciting and dining continue observing discipline, Jieqi the same as Qiqi--Jie(Ending)!” On December 19, 2019, at 7:30am. With abbot of Shaolin Temple Master Shi Yongxin’s voice saying“Jie”, Chan meditation improving session of Chan qi in Shaolin Temple in Jihai Year
On Nov. 1, 2019, or the 5th day of the tenth lunar month, Patriarch Bodhidharma’s birthday, the ancient monastery of Chan sect China Songshan Shaolin Temple entered into the first 7-day Chan session-- Chan Qi in winter each year. During Chan Qi this year, Venerable Master Shaolin Yun, Master Xiuyuan, Master Benru, Master Yaorong and Master Longzhong were invited as first seat, Master Yandian and Master Jingen as west seat, Master Xufa and Master Renjue as rear seat, Master Changci as court head, Master Yanli as karmadana,