Projections and Nav Modes
  • Normal View
  • Fisheye View
  • Architectural View
  • Stereographic View
  • Little Planet View
  • Panini View
Click and Drag / QTVR mode
Share this panorama
For Non-Commercial Use Only
This panorama can be embedded into a non-commercial site at no charge. Read more
Do you agree to the Terms & Conditions?
For commercial use, contact us
Embed this Panorama
For Non-Commercial Use Only
For commercial use, contact us


Changsha - Ancient Lushan
Hunan Province

Established in Western Jin Wudi Tai beginning four years (268 years) ancient Lushan, for the first one to spread the Buddhist monks of Hunan haunting Zhu France built, dating back over 1,700 years, it is not only the first Buddhist temple in Hunan, is also China's early Buddhist world. Gate has a "Han initial attractions, Hunan first temple," the couplet, it shows its historical status.

Today's ancient Lushan, pilgrims flocked to worship. Pinnacle storied palace nestled in between the bell Drum, Fine bursts. Temple a few calendar sericulture, although not its size and spectacular imagination Hongli, no grandstanding over tone cut whitewash, but simple trace heavy, elegant trace solemn. Deep spiritual silence, chanting long, chime board sound, quite famous temples weather. Since its founding, Dharma running water outflow from the temple, they nourish scenery Foothills, nourishing Hunan earth, endless endless Rao Yi large indeed sentient beings. History of Buddhism in China has an irreplaceable position and reaching a big impact.

Copyright: Jacky Cheng
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 11952x5976
Taken: 20/11/2012
Uploaded: 12/07/2013
Updated: 06/04/2015


Tags: changsha; ancient; lushan; 2012
comments powered by Disqus
More About Hunan Province

Hunan is a province of the People's Republic, is located south of the Yangtze River. Most areas in the south of Dongting Lake, hence the name Hunan. Xiangjiang River runs through the territory of North and South, also known as Xiang. According to legend, the Xiangjiang River in the past few plant hibiscus, Tan Tang Dynasty poet used the "Autumn Hibiscus country thousands of miles" of the sentence, Hunan, it has "Hibiscus country, "said. Hunan, Jiangxi east, west, Chongqing, Guizhou, southern border of Guangdong, Guangxi, Hubei Province north. Jurisdiction of 13 prefecture-level cities and 1 autonomous prefecture, a total of 136 counties (county-level cities or municipal districts) or more administrative units, the provincial capital of Changsha City based.