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|Nanchan Temples, Mt. Wutai|
Nanchan Temples Dongye
Great Hall (built in Tang Dyn is the earliest wooden building that still exists in China. It is located at Lijiazhuang, a village 22 kilometers southeast of Wutai in North China’s Shanxi province. It received a grand renovation in 1973 and was restored to its original splendor as a typical Tang-style temple. The statue of Sakyamuni, the primary figure in Buddhism is considered an outstanding masterpiece of the Tang Dynasty and was listed as a national key cultural relics protection unit in 1961.
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Series: Ancient temples-Mt.Wutai
|Category||Buddhist Architect World Heritage Buddhist Landscape|