1 Like

Three Pagodas of Ancient City dali——overlooking the Three Pagodas at Mt. Cangshan
Yunnan

 Three pagodas, about 1 kilometer (0.6 mile) northwest of the ancient city of Dali, occupying a scenic location at the foot of Mt. Cangshan facing Erhai Lake, has a history of over 1,800 years. It is a symbol of the history of Dali City, and a record of the development of Buddhism in the area. As its name implies, Three Pagodas are made of three ancient independent pagodas forming a symmetrical triangle. This is unique in China. A visit to theThree Pagodas should not be missed by any visitor to Dali City.

 Many sculptures of Buddha made of gold, silver, wood or crystal, Buddhist readings, and more than 600 various medicinal ingredients were found in Qianxun Pagoda, playing an important role in explaining the ancient history of Dali City. Study of Three Pagodas and the cultural relics that have been excavated at the site provide significant data for exploring the history, religion, and art of the area. Today, travelers can visit Three Pagodas at night, when it is illuminated providing a fantastic scene. Nearby on the 'marble street' there are many folk-craft workshops and stands specializing in marble and brick-painting.
The panorama was taken front Bell and Drum Tower in Chongsheng Temple of Mt. Cangshan, Here is the best location overlooking the Three Pagodas.

Else else:
http://www.travelchinaguide.com/attraction/yunnan/dali/3pagodas.htm

360-degree panorama photography by yunzeng liu

View More »

Copyright: Yunzen liu
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 9000x4500
Uploaded: 16/01/2012
Updated: 28/05/2014
Views:

...


Tags: three pagodas ancient city dali——overlooking mt. cangshan yunnan
comments powered by Disqus

yunzen liu
The Three Pagodas Qianxun in Chongsheng Temple of Ancient City dali
yunzen liu
云南 大理古城 崇圣寺 三塔聚影池——可拍摄三塔倒影
yunzen liu
Chongsheng Temple of Ancient City dali——The main hall
yunzen liu
云南 大理 三塔 崇圣寺——山门
yunzen liu
云南 大理古城 三塔 崇圣寺——大理国的皇家寺院
yunzen liu
Chongsheng Temple of Ancient City dali——Overlooking the Erhai at Wanghailou
yunzen liu
Chongsheng Temple of Ancient City dali——Buddism godness copper Guanyin
yunzen liu
Chongsheng Temple of Ancient City dali——Buddism godness Guanyin with eleven faces
yunzen liu
The Three Pagodas 2 Qianxun in Chongsheng Temple of Ancient City dali
yunzen liu
云南 大理古城 崇圣寺 三塔 3——石鸣蛙前观三塔
yunzen liu
The Three Pagodas in Chongsheng Temple of Ancient City dali yunnan
wongchichuen
Dali Ancient City.8(雲南大理古城----博愛路), Yunnan, CN
T. Emrich
View from the bell tower in Labin
Dmitriy Krasko
Matmata. Underground shelter
Justin Imhoff
Jodhpur Rooftops
Richard Chesher
Ouvea Tour Paradis Beach Ripple1
Frank Luetgenau
italy coast tunnel
Igor Marx
Pier51 08
Marc Gruber
Jena Goethe Galerie
Justin Imhoff
Diwan-e-Aam (Hall of Public Audience) at Agra Red Fort
Marc Gruber
Kuebelregatta 2009
Justin Imhoff
Red Fort, Agra
Justin Imhoff
Palolem Beach Sunset no.2, Goa
Justin Imhoff
Kailash Temple, Ellora Caves (no.3)
yunzen liu
陕西 西安 展示盛唐风貌的文化主题公园大唐芙蓉园——唐太宗李世民铜像及唐长安城立体沙盘图
yunzen liu
United Nations headquarters New York United States
yunzen liu
The Lombard Street San Francisco United States——crookedest street in the world
yunzen liu
the Scenery in The North Square of Old Town of Lijiang——Flowers and stream
yunzen liu
Shanxi lingchuan Xiyagou Village——The Grand Canyon in the small mountain village
yunzen liu
四川 稻城的风光之十三——在冲古寺珍珠海栈道上观看仙乃日雪山
yunzen liu
Kangba first pass——Mt.Zheduoshan Ganzi Sichuan
yunzen liu
云南 罗平 油菜花海——观看日落后的全视角云天彩霞
yunzen liu
Enhe Russian village 3 in Eerguna——Streetscape
yunzen liu
Imperial Summer Villa‘ garden area landscape
yunzen liu
Inner Mongolia Hailar Huhenor Grassland 6—— traditional sports activities of the show Nadamu
yunzen liu
Danfen Ditch Wanxian Mountain Scenic Area zhenzhou henan——Southern Taihang Mountains
More About Yunnan

Yunnan Province in southwest China border, the provincial capital Kunming. Warring States period, this is the Dian tribe fowl. Yunnan, namely, "Caiyunzhinan"and the other argument is that because in the "Yunling of the South " is named. The total area of about 39 million square kilometers, accounting for 4.11% of total land area, the provincial administrative regions in the country ranked No. 8 in the area. The total population of 45,130,000 (2008), accounting for 3.36% of the population, the population ranked 13th. And Yunnan provinces adjacent to Sichuan, Guizhou, Guangxi, Tibet, Yunnan Province, three neighboring countries of Myanmar, Laos and Vietnam. Tropic of Cancer crosses from the southern province.