Sicilia Shaolin Cultural Center hosted Shaolin culture camp outdoors successfully from July 9 to 11, 2021. There were a total of 25 Shaolin disciplesf from Italy and Poland participated the activities.
At the Shaolin culture camp, students carefully learned Buddhist and Shaolin cultural knowledge and devoted themselves to practicing Shaolin Kungfu under the guidance of master Yanti, head of the cultural center. The study camp referred to Shaolin monks’ time table to arrange activities, beginning at 5 am and ending at 8 pm. Master Yanti led students to chant sutra for blessings, gave students abbot Shi Yongxin’ s regards and wishes, and explained Buddhist rituals, Chan cultivation and spirit of Shaolin culture, which received a warm welcome from students. Meanwhile master Yanti also taught students Shaolin regimen, Shaolin boxing, Sanda and other contents.
At the end of the study camp, master Yanti issued certificates to students and also presented Buddhist books in English and gifts, hoping that everyone could gain physical and mental peace and harmony under the influence of Shaolin culture. (Edited by Zou Xiang and pictures from Sicilia Shaolin Cultural Center)