Chicago Branch Locations: 

Chicago Shaolin Temple Main Headquarters
2919 S. Archer Ave
Chicago, IL 60608


Our Parent Temple in New York:


Other New York Shaolin Temple Branches:

Boston Shaolin Kung Fu Center

Denver Shaolin Kung Fu Academy



2010 China Trip Scheduled

Shifu Yan Ju is once again taking students to China this summer!  The trip will be from August 16th to August 30th and will cost approximately $3800.  The price includes all transportation, meals, lodging, and visa fees.  For more information, please download our flier.


2010 Summer Camp Information Posted

The flier for the Chicago Shaolin Temple 2010 Summer Camp has been posted.  It can be found here:


2010 Schedule Change 

The schedule for classes for 2010 has been changed slightly.  The main differences are that Tuesday and Friday evenings will now have san da class, and Sunday evenings will have sitting meditation.  Sitting meditation is open to anyone that is interested.

For more details please see the classes page.


China Shaolin Temple Masters Performance (12/12/2009)

SAVE THE DATE (12/12/2009)! We're bringing our Shaolin brothers from China Shaolin Temple over here for a big show on December 12th in Aurora, IL! Please pass on the word! More details soon...

Some of these masters have traveled as part of the Shaolin: Wheel of Life tour.

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Tibetan Buddhist Medicine Lectures

Drupon Rinchen Dorjee, the spiritual director of Chicago Ratna Shri Sangha, will be teaching at the Chicago Shaolin Temple in Buddhist Medicine techniques and practice.  The sessions will be from Friday, October 23, 2009 to Sunday, October 25, 2009.

For more information, please view the flyer.