In the busy city, near the Drum Tower, I thought there would be a magnificent ancient temple, but I did not expect that there would be a low stone tower on the side of the road. This is the Ming Pagoda of the Tang Dynasty. It must have had a glorious and infinite past, but now it is alone on the roadside, without even the minimum protection. Pedestrians pass by in a hurry, and it is estimated that they will not take a second look at it. It is really embarrassing. !
In the 480 temples of the Southern Dynasties, how many buildings are in the mist and rain.
There are many Tianning Temples across the country. The Tianning Temple in Changzhou is known as the first jungle in the southeast, the Tianning Temple in Xicheng District, Beijing with the tallest dense brick tower in Beijing, and Yangzhou, which is the first of the eight ancient temples in Yangzhou in the Qing Dynasty. Tianning Temple in the city, as well as the Tianning Temple in Quzhou City with the banner "Tianning Ancient Zen Temple" in Lin Sen's handwriting. The Tianning Temple in Ala Ningbo has only the tortoise tower and historical memory, and this tortoise tower is also Zhejiang Province The oldest and only Tang Pagoda in existence shows how pity it is that Ningbo Tianning Temple no longer exists.
At present, in addition to the Tortoise Tower, it has become the Haishu Central Primary School on the original site. Therefore, only a plaque was erected on the sidewalk of Chaozhongshan West Road to commemorate it.
Tianning Temple Pagoda is located on Zhongshan West Road in Haishu District, Ningbo City, Zhejiang Province. It has a history of more than 1,000 years and is the only Tang Pagoda in Zhejiang Province and Ningbo City. I would like to have two, one has been damaged, and the surviving one is the west tower.
Tianning Temple is a very important temple of Zen Buddhism. It is now expanded into a park. It takes a long walk from the entrance of the scenic spot to the tower or main hall of Tianning Temple, and there is not much shade, so you need to bring a fan. Or hat.
A lot of small pine cones can be picked up along the way.
National treasure, the oldest brick tower in Jiangnan, precious.
The modern five-port trade also has Ningbo's share, which shows its important status. Put down your luggage and go to the Drum Tower. I saw a small square pagoda on the way to the hotel before. Take a closer look. The Tang Dynasty brick pagoda—the West Pagoda of Tianning Temple, is a national key cultural relics protection unit. Standing on the side of Zhongshan West Road, the former Tianning Temple is gone, and the east tower no longer exists. After restoration, this west tower became a landmark here.