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Shanxi - Yuncheng - Xie Chau Guan Di Temple - lin by the Court

A China Three Kingdom era synonym Guan Yu is the Shanxi Province Yuncheng person, the Chinese first military temple is situated in Guan Yu's hometown Yuncheng Jiezhou town. The temple to Guanyu constructed Yu Sui Kaihuang nine years, Song, the Yuan, bright, the peaceful and orderly times once many times expanded to construct and to reconstruct. Successive dynasties all previous dynasties have the extension repair, the extant building many repairs the thing for the Ming and Qing Dynasties time, located at is apart from the Yuncheng 20 kilometer place Jiezhou towns, south near the palatial beautiful strip mountain, north silver of lake according to ten thousand area unit ocean waves, the temple pavilion and the lake and mountain scenery complementing each other, enhances one another's beauty.   Jiezhou Emperor Guan the ancestral temple total area amounts to 220,000 square meters. Is a preservation is complete, the broad in scale ancient constructed the group, the architectural composition after our country tradition “the previous dynasty slept” and the axial symmetry palace type layout, arranges the end gate, the pheasant gate, Wumen, the imperial book building, the Chongning palace, the Spring and Autumn Period building in turn in the axle, the both sides is having the wooden work place, the memorial archway made of stone, the tablet pavilion, Zhong Ting and the thing corridor, stood tall and erect the construction matched by the towering pine and cypress, quite had the imperial style. In the temple is hanging has the Kangxi imperial brush to kiss the book “the righteousness splendid universe”, Qianlong ordered by the emperor personally “supernaturally brave”, the Xianfeng imperial brush to kiss the book “ten thousand common people, Empress Dowager Cixi to write “the prestige to shake extremely” folds” the inscribed horizontal tablet, the being possible be called treasure. in the temple's essence construction “the Spring and Autumn Period building”, two buildings commit suicide by hanging from a beam the pylon structure, is in our country historic building valuable thing.

Copyright: Jacky Cheng
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Taken: 08/09/2007
Uploaded: 13/09/2012
Updated: 06/01/2019


Tags: shanxi; yuncheng; xie chau guan di; temple; in by the court
More About shanxi

Shanxi located at Mt. Taihang west, east of Yellow River. Name of the Shanxi, because of occupies Mt. Taihang west to acquire fame. Was called since old times ?Biaolishanhe?. Spring and Autumn Period time, most districts for Jin all, therefore abbreviation ?Jin?; The Warring States initial period, Han, Zhao, Wei three divide the Jin, because and calls ?the Three-Jin?. The entire province total area 156,000 square kilometers, the total population nearly 34,000,000 people, presently govern Taiyuan, Datong, Shuozhou, Yangquan, Changzhi, Xinzhou, Luliang, Jinzhong, Linfen, Yuncheng, Jincheng and so on 11 locally administered levels, altogether 85 counties, 11 county-level cities, 23 municipal districts. Provincial capital Taiyuan, provincial government in the Taiyuan Municipal government east street. Rich tourism resources in Shanxi Province, historical monuments, scenic spots more. There are more famous Yungang Grottoes, Mount Temple group Jinci, Yingxian Wooden Tower, Yongle Palace,Xuankong Temple , Hukou Waterfall, Temple state solution, such as Hongtong large tree.

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