(Soul Valley Temple Scenic Spots in Nanjing, China),Southern Dynasty 480 temples, 70 places in Zhongshan. The historical vicissitudes have been neglected the majority of Buddhist temple vestige, now has the mark to be possible seeking to be very few. And the foothill area of influence is broadest south Zhongshan, when regards the friendly temple. The Emperor Liangdi day jail 13 years (514 years), the god monk valuable will mouth reads “the Bodhisattva, when goes to the ear”, dies without a sickness. Respects him Emperor Liangdi to invest 200,000 copper cashes to bury the valuable will in Mt. Zijinshan's Drung national minority Fu (at once the Mingtaizu tomb), female of Yongding princess Emperor Liangdi also constructs the buddhist monk five levels by the soup mu capital, “the will male tower”. Next year will construct before the valuable male tower “has opened the friendly lecture hall”, this will be Shi Zai opens the friendly temple. Tang Ganfu the year (874-879 years), opens the friendly temple to change name to the valuable male zen temple. The Southern Tang Dynasty plays an ace for three years (970 years) to change name to open the friendly Buddhist temple. The Northern Song Dynasty peaceful prosperous country seven years (982 years), Songtaizong seals the valuable will to think really as Dowling that the imperial edict changes the friendly Buddhist temple for the peaceful prosperous country temple. To the Ming Dynasty first year, the peaceful prosperous country temple changed the name once more Jiang Shansi. Soon, Zhu Yuanzhang has selected this valuable land with a good geomantic omen, wants to construct the mausoleum in this for oneself, hence, Jiang Shansi Abbot/Abbess elder zhong Xi can not but move the temple in alone Longgang east the foothill, and changes the temple famous spirit valley temple. But present's spirit valley temple, originally for dragon temple. Could also find many same year dragon temple in today's spirit ancient temple the vestige to preserve, if “spirit Gu Silong the temple recorded” the tablet and “prays for rain the tablet”. in 1928 the Kuomintang two Northern Expedition was brought to a successful conclusion, the nation unified in namely, for interring the officers and soldiers who died in battle in the Northern Expedition, “consoled loyally”, the same year November, the Chinese national Central Party Committee Executive committee decided that in the spirit valley temple former site, constructed the national revolutionary army to die in battle the officers and men public cemetery. In the temple site has Buddha to belong to completely the dragon temple, henceforth the scale not big dragon temple has become the spirit valley temple. In the early 50s, died in battle the officers and men public cemetery to change the spirit valley park, in the 70s the beginning, repair spirit Gu Siyou warded off again for Master Xuan Zang the memorial hall.
Jiangsu located at Yangtze River, the Huaihe River downstream, shore of Yellow Sea, the East China Sea, north meets Shandong, west continually Anhui, the southeast and Shanghai, Zhejiang border on, is the Yangtse Delta area important component, is situated between the east longitude 116°18 ' -121°57 ', north latitude 30°45 ' - 35°20 ' between. Acquires fame in the Qing Dynasty Jiangning government office and the Soviet state capital two government offices the first character. Is one of Chinese population density highest provinces, the total area 102,600 square kilometers, account for the national total area 1.11%, the continuous nearly 1000 kilometer coastlines are hugging the approximately 9,800,000 Chinese acre gold shallow seas and tidelands. Within the boundaries plain is vast, the land is fertile, the product is rich, the rivers and streams lake is densely covered, in five big fresh water lake's Tai Lake, Hongze Lake recline in this, in the history is known as “the land of plenty” fine reputation, Jiangsu's abbreviation “Soviet” the traditional character is this Italy originally. The Jiangsu history is glorious. Here is the Chinese Wu culture and the Chinese culture birthplace, as early as area Nanjing already was the humanity lives together the place hundreds of thousands of years ago. more than 6000 years ago, nearby nearby Nanjing and Tai Lake as well as Xuzhou and Hongze Lake already presented the primitive village, started the primitive farming production. more than 3000 years ago, Jiangsu bronzeware's smelting and forging, has achieved the very high technical level. 3- the 6th century, Nanjing became south China's economic civilization center. 7- after the 10th century, south the national economical center of gravity moves, has so-called “the world important matter, supinely in southeast” the view, Yangzhou becomes the national liveliest city. A.D. 14- after the mid-17th century, places such as Suzhou, Songjiang District and Nanjing, become the birthplace which our country capitalism germinates. The 19th century end, modern industries and so on silk reeling, spinning and weaving, bread flour, mining coal, in places such as Wuxi, Nantong, Suzhou, Changzhou, Xuzhou emerge one after another. Hereafter, Jiangsu's economy, the social development have been among the best in China.