Here you find retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life and let go of your external attachments (appearance, status, relationships, career, etc.);

 
While settling in the tranquil ancient temple surrounded by hills, woods, and brooks and following the life guidance of successive enlightened masters;
 

 

Immerse yourself in the daily mindfulness cultivations and realize the true self, the meaning of life…
 

 

Shaolin Temple is home to Buddhists, lay Buddhists, practitioners and enthusiasts, who choose to leave home and live in a monastic lifestyle for a temporary or permanent term. The monastic lives are nourished by mindful cultivations and devotions for the good and the benefit of all beings. On the other hand, favorably blessed with tranquility and inspirations, they have excitingly realized how substantial and significant both its physical and spiritual values could be.