0 Likes

Shaanxi Xi'an Baoji Famen Temple 12——Namaste Dagoba(High 148 meters)
Shaanxi Province

Famen Temple is situated at Famen Town, ten kilometers north of Fufeng County, Shaanxi Province, China. It is a famous Buddhist temple with a long history, and became a Holy Land of Buddhism because the finger bone relic of Sakyamuni was placed in it. Famen Temple was established in the Eastern Han Dynasty (25--220), for carrying forward Buddhism. The most representative structures in the temple are the Famen Temple Pagoda and Famen Temple Museum. Nowadays, Famen Temple Tourism, which is the most famous Buddhist temple, plays a sovereign role in Chinese Buddhism, and appeals to tourists from all over the world.

 The Famen Temple Cultural Scenic Area comprises four sectors including the Temple Gate Square, Foguang Avenue, Famen Temple, and the Namaste Dagoba. Upon completion the scenic area will be the "No. 2 Cultural Symbol of Shaanxi", second only to the Terra-Cotta Warriors and Horses. It will stand out as a world-class cultural scenic area featuring the "Time-honored Buddhist Holy Land and Age-old Classic Buddhist Site."
Namaste Dagoba
Namaste Dagoba was completed on May 9, 2009 after construction for 3 years. The Namaste Dagoba is used to enshrine the only relic of Sakyamuni's finger bone in the world. The full height of the dagoba is 148m. The numbers "148" were chosen because the "1", symbolizes that the Buddha does not differ from all other beings. The Buddha is only the awakened being while other beings are yet to be enlightened. The "4" and "8" denote the 8th day of the 4th lunar month, the birthday of Buddha. The architectural design of Namaste Dagoba represents the Buddhist thought of unification, concord harmony and peace. The one and only relic of Sakyamuni's finger bone in the world was enshrined in the underground palace in the Namaste Dagoba. The finger bone is brought up to the first floor at the Namaste Dagoba on the 1st day and 15th day of each lunar month plus Saturdays and Sundays for tourists and devotees to pay homage.
The panorama was taken at Newly Namaste Dagoba.

http://www.chinaculture.org/gb/en_aboutchina/2003-09/24/content_25384.htm

http://cityguide.china.org.cn/shop/shop.php?shopid=289

http://www.travelchinaguide.com/attraction/shaanxi/xian/famen_temple/

360-degree panorama photography by yunzeng liu

View More »

Copyright: 刘运增
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10000x5000
Hochgeladen: 16/10/2012
Aktualisiert: 29/05/2014
Angesehen:

...


Tags: shaanxi xi'an baoji famen temple namaste dagoba high 148 meters
comments powered by Disqus

Dxinwei
Famen Temple法门寺(465)
yunzen liu
Shaanxi Xi'an Baoji Famen Temple 11——Namaste Dagoba(High 148 meters)
yunzen liu
Shaanxi Xi'an Baoji Famen Temple 9——Dagoba in Palace of the Earth Maitreya Buddha
Dxinwei
Famen Temple法门寺(453)
yunzen liu
陕西 西安 宝鸡 佛教圣地法门寺 13——合十舍利塔 释迦牟尼佛化身佛
Dxinwei
Famen Temple法门寺(516)
yunzen liu
陕西 西安 宝鸡 佛教圣地法门寺 10——合十舍利塔广场上的巨大浮雕
Dxinwei
Famen Temple法门寺(459)
Dxinwei
Famen Temple法门寺(472)
yunzen liu
陕西 西安 宝鸡 佛教圣地法门寺 8——重建的法门寺寺院(法门寺遗址)
Dxinwei
Famen Temple法门寺(509)
yunzen liu
Shaanxi Xi'an Baoji Famen Temple 7——The Buddha of the landscape sculpture
Alexey Bazlaev
Mana River
Roger Berry
Sonpur Mela, Buffalos For Sale
Ninoslav Adzibaba
Exit Festival Dance Arena
Mark Florko
Olvera Castle
Roger Berry
Tiger Dancers, Thirunakkara Mahadeva temple India
Richard Chesher
World Heritage Site New Caledonia Lagoon Coral Reef Batfish Platax Teira
Maxim Nasekin
Printing enterprise "Sovetskaya Sibir" ('Soviet Siberia"), bookbinding workshop
Fariborz Alagheband
Haron Velayat Shrine
Roberto Scavino
Monumental Cemetery, Brondelli's tomb
Henk van den Berg
SS Rotterdam Engine Room Back
Ninoslav Adzibaba
Exit Festival Main Stage At Dawn
Roger Berry
Lakshmi Narayan temple, White Elephants Statues
yunzen liu
American San Francisco City Hall——Beaux-Arts monument
刘运增
黑龙江 漠河 图强 原生态湿地——远眺九曲十八弯 1
yunzen liu
Henan Huixian Tianjieshan Scenic Area ——the summit of the laoye mountain
yunzen liu
yunnan Ancient City dali ——Overlooking Erhai At the top of the Mt.Tuanshan of Erhai Park
yunzen liu
Times square at night New York USA
yunzen liu
St. Mary's Cathedral San Francisco California United States
yunzen liu
陕西 西安 中国五大名山之一华山 30——自古华山一条路 九天宫
yunzen liu
美国 北卡罗来纳州 小鹰镇基蒂霍克 ——人类历史上第一架飞机——“飞行者一号”在这里起飞
yunzen liu
2010 Winter solstice 2 in Liberation Park wuhan
yunzen liu
American Pennsylvania Philadelphia 1——Independence Hall Square
yunzen liu
Nyingchi bayi second bridge in niyang river tibet
yunzen liu
河北承德外八庙之一——普宁寺
More About Shaanxi Province

Shanxi, Shaanxi, or referred to Qin, also known as Shaanxi, China's northwest region, a province, the provincial capital Xi'an, located in the hinterland of China, the Yellow River and Yangtze River, located in east longitude 105 ° 29 '~ 111 ° 15', Latitude 31 ° 42 '~ 39 ° 35' between. East of Shanxi, Henan, west of Ningxia, Gansu, south of Sichuan, Chongqing, Hubei, Inner Mongolia, north, connecting China living in east and central region and the northwest and southwest of the important position. Because of the Shan Zhou (now Shan County in Henan Province) west of the, so called Shaanxi. Long history and profound culture. Longer period in the history of Shaanxi Province has been referred to as "Qin. "