At 10 o’ clock on the morning of Nov. 6, 2023, Arizona State Senator John Kavanagh met with the Grand Monk Shi Yongxin. They discussed broad and profound Shaolin culture and Kungfu with each other. At 11 o’ clock on the morning, the Grand Monk Shi Yongxin gave a keynote speech on Shaolin Temple’ s Chan and Wu in the Arizona State University. Professor Wu Jiang from Tucson UA, professor Chen Huaiyu from ASU and others attended the event. At 2 o’ clock on the afternoon, Arizona State Secretary Adrian Fontes met with the Grand Monk Shi Yongxin and Shaolin Sangha at the state government.