Shaolin Temple is located in Dengfeng City, Henan Province of China. Disciple's Home of Shaolin Temple is newly furnished to host the overseas Shaolin Disciples with comfortable accommodation, basic facility, and exotic Chinese food. It is only 10 minutes walking distance from Shaolin Temple.
Authentic Shaolin Temple Monastic Kungfu monks teach traditional Kungfu techniques of Fist forms, Weaponry forms, Hard and soft Qigong. Basic Buddhism knowledge and practice (Chan order),Chinese Language, Chinese Calligraphy. Shaolin Medicine’s acupuncture, Tuina massage, bone setting will be also taught according to your condition.
Zhengzhou is the nearest city with airport and train Station close to Shaolin Temple. About 100 flights everyday can make your trip easy and comfortable from big cities like Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and etc.200 fast train will also help your trip of low budget. There are buses from Zhengzhou to Dengfeng every 30 minutes and bus to Shaolin Temple will start in every 10 minutes.
4. Visa Application
Shaolin Temple sends you INVITATION to apply visa from the Chinese Embassy in your Country. Usually, the embassy only issue tourist visa of Max 180 days. If you want stay longer, Shaolin Temple can help you to apply a student visa of 6 months each time before expired date.
Shaolin Temple has 4 distinct seasons.
Spring(March,April,May),Summer(June,July,August),Autumn(September,Octomber,November) and Winter(December, January, February). The coldest winter is about -5 to -10 in the night and 5 in the daytime. Summer is hot, about 25 in the night and 35 in the day.
Standard Chinese is mostly spoken in China, very few people can speak English. But in my office, 2 people can speak English. We have Chinese lessons taught everyday to our foreign students for them to communicate with Chinese people and Shaolin Temple masters easily in the shortest time.
Tel/Fax: +86 371 67300086
Mobil: +86 13803855841
Add: Foreign Affairs Office of Shaolin Temple DengFeng City, Henan Province, China
Post Code: 452491
Official Website of Shaolin Temple: www.shaolin.org.cn
The Mountain Gate
Shaolin Kungfu monks practice Shaolin Kungfu
Shaolin disciples practice Shaolin Kungfu
Shaolin Chan meditation
Shaolin Chan medicine
Have the meal
Shaolin Temple serves the masses Laba Porridge
The students' classroom and dormitory