Shaolin Temple Tagou Martial Arts School is an institute for learning the most genuine and traditional Shaolin Martial Arts and Chinese Kung Fu. It is located inside of Shaolin Temple, Mount Song (one of the most sacred mountains in China), Dengfeng City. which has very convenient transportation in the north of Henan, preceded only by Zhengzhou and Luoyang, The city is 100 km away from Zhengzhou Xinzheng Airport.
Dengfeng has a physical land mass of 1,220 square kilometers and its population is close 650,000. Situated in a transit belt from the north subtropical region, Dengfeng has a continental monsoon climate, a mild and humid climate with distinct four seasons. The annual average temperature is about 14.2ºC around
.Dengfeng is one of the most renowned spiritual centres of China, home to various religious institutions and temples, such as the Taoist Zhongyue Temple, the Buddhist Shaolin Temple, as well as the Confucian Songyang Academy, hence its poetic expression derived from Chinese literature as the spiritual “centre of heaven and earth”.
Shaolin Temple Tagou Martial Arts School is within Shaolin Temple Scenic Zone which is ranked one of the 5-AAAAA tourist attractions in China. Shaolin Temple or Shaolin Monastery is a Buddhist temple in Dengfeng City, Henan province, China. The temple is situated in the forests of Shaoshi Mountain (shao shi shan), one of the seven mountains of Song mountains (song shan). The word lin means “forest.” Hence the temple has been named Shaolin. Shaolin is one of the four holy Buddhist temples of China. In addition to being the birthplace of Chan (Zen) Buddhism, Shaolin is the first temple that institutionalized kung fu. Because of its long famous association with Shaolin Kung Fu and development of many other Chinese martial arts, it is considered the cradle of kung fu. So that the Chinese saying goes: “All martial arts under heaven arose out of Shaolin.”