This temple was constructed in 1443, funded by donations collected by Li Tong, a eunuch from the Ming Dynasty era. The temple ... More
This temple was constructed in 1443, funded by donations collected by Li Tong, a eunuch from the Ming Dynasty era. The temple has a distinguished international reputation because of the beautifully preserved Buddhist murals on display. They depict Buddhist ceremonies, the sacred land of Buddhism, flying Apsaras and the Goddess of Mercy. The figures on the murals in the main hall are particularly life-like.
The design of this mosque reflects its locale. It has curved eaves, colorfully painted supports and beams, and glazed roof
tiles. It is located on the eastern side of Niu (Ox) Street, home to a large community of Chinese ...
Situated in the south of the city, this stunning temple park was built between 1406 and 1420. It was here
that the emperors of the Ming and Qing Dynasties prayed, through an elaborate ritual, to the gods for good ...
Holiday Inn Temple of Heaven Beijing is proud to be in close proximity to the prestigious archaic landmark of China,
the Temple of Heaven. Holiday Inn Beijing Temple of Heaven hotel enjoys a 40 minute drive from Beijing Capital ...