The Shaolin Monastery or Shaolin Temple is a Chan Buddhist temple in Dengfeng county, Zhengzhou, Henan province, China. The name refers to the forests of Shaoshi mountain, one of the seven peaks of Song mountains
In Mount Song there are many beautiful sights. The tourists are lured by the beautiful nature and views, but the biggest attraction of the mountains is a Buddhist temple Shaolin. There are few people who haven't heard about this place. It is famous for all the legends and innumerable films which were shot about Shaolin. Both in China and in the Western world.