“Kung Fu is originally from Shaolin. Shaolin Kung Fu is one of the best in the world”. Wushu originated in China
and it carries the essence of the Shaolin ancestors, its history and has been a part of traditional Chinese culture for over 1500 years. New York Shaolin Temple Kung Fu Center was founded in 2016.
The current president is Chaohai Lan, also called Yanshen (Buddhist Name). He was born in Kaifeng, Henan and is the 34th generation of Shaolin Temple disciples of Songshan Shaolin Temple. He is the
vice president of the Shaolin Temple Overseas Association of Songshan Shaolin Temple Overseas Head, and the founder and executive vice president of the US Wushu Masters Association, and vice
president of Henan Association of Eastern America (HAEA).
New York Shaolin Temple Kung Fu Center primary focus is on the combination of exercising and
improving moral character, mind and body. Through this unique “Chan Quan Yi Ti” teaching method, traditional Chinese values and traditional Wushu culture are spread to each student. Meantime, we
advocate a learn with fun teaching method, create student's interesting, exercise happily and strengthen their a wareness of self-protectionl. Besides those, we continuing create and find
opportunities for students to improve their enthusiasm, self-confidence and social responsibility through summer camps, national and international competitions, governmental activities, business or
community performances and cultural exchanges. Wushu is not only China’s precious cultural heritage, but also a treasure of the world. We wish more and more people start to understand wushu, love
wushu and benefits from wushu.