The Shaolin Temple of Los Angeles was founded in 2008 by the Venerable Shi Yanfan, Cultural Ambassador commissioned by the Shaolin Temple of China.
Our main focus is to preserve the ancient traditions and practices of the Shaolin culture. We offer Dharma Meditation, Qi Gong, Tai Chi, Tea and Philosophy, Chan Buddhism, Shaolin Kung Fu, Weapons Training, Performance Training, Traditional Forms, Internal Healing, and community outreach programs.
Master Shi Yanfan has been specially invited to be featured in an episode of the new reboot series “In Search Of” on the History channel with Zachary Quinto (Spock from Star Trek) as the host!
Exploring amazing mysteries of the world! Make sure to tune in and watch Venerable Shi Yanfan show the amazing feats of enduring pain through Shaolin meditation! Amituofo!
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The Yanfan Foundation is proud to present the 2018 promotional video for Shaolin Temple Los Angeles!