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Jianshan Temple

41 Reviews
Closed Open from 9:00am-5:00pm
Address: Yangshuo, Guilin, Guangxi, China
Phone: 0773-8828823

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Jianshan Temple was built in the early years of the Tang Dynasty (AD 713), it is located in Yangshuo County, Yueliang Mountain tourist Fengjing scenic spot under the cloud, opposite the Dayushu Park, 7 kilometers south of Yangshuo County, is one of the earliest ancient temples in Guilin City. Jianshan Temple has been in Song, Yuan, Ming and Qing Dynasties, its incense fire has been more than 1200 years. The main building of the temple is all in the style of imitation of Tang, the scale is grand, the area is 25 mu, the total building area is more than 6000 square meters, with the functions of accommodation, accommodation, recuperation, collection of books, archaeology, tourism and so on. A unique tourist scenic line has been formed. Yangshuo Jianshan Temple is simple and elegant, majestic and magnificent, imitating the ancient architecture style of the Tang Dynasty, with a total floor area of 5589 square meters; The building group sits south to north, the main hall is the typical ancient temple layout way, the center axis is equipped with Zhaobi, Shanmen, Tianwang Hall, Grand Palace, Tibetan Jing Pavilion; the east and west is equipped with Guanyin Hall, Wenshu Hall, Puxian Hall, Dizang Hall, Bell and Drum Tower, Gallery, Pavilion; Each hall is a place for tourists to visit, understand the origin of Buddhism culture, carry out Buddhist exchange activities, and visit incense. Inside the temple, 48 statues of Henha, four great Tenno, Maitreya, Vebusa, Shakamuni, Amitabha, Yakushi Buddha, Guanyin Bodhisattva, Puxian Bodhisattva, Jizo Bodhisattva, Manjusri Bodhisattva and 18 Arhats were erected. Among them, the "Buddha III", which is worshipped in the 18-meter-high Grand Palace, is 7 meters high.

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TripAdvisor(7 reviews)TripAdvisor
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    On the contrary to some of the reviews, I found it very beautiful and peaceful. I was not bothered at all, by anyone and actually got most of the temple to myself and walked around pretty freely. I...

    Reviewed on /Date(1451762523000+0800)/
  • CanuckJames
    Wenzhou, China

    Really uncomfortable pressure

    Entrance fee 20 RMB Tour was in Chinese, not sure if there was English option. Couple of very strict rules of conduct. 1. Step OVER the step into the various rooms. Never step ON the step. ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1385127927000+0800)/
  • 359karenS

    Conman temple 鉴山寺=奸商寺

    一开始说抽签免费,但拿签纸要十元.这还不算,和尚解签就要你买什么佛/麒麟供奉,最少1800.我开口说不方便就让导游指导我一直去拜佛祖,然后带我男友去像是办公室的小房里.我男友说不够现钱,还要我男友刷卡.那里至少有10架刷卡机,我说你们是黑庙吧! inside the temple, the monk ask us to buy Kirin (麒麟) for at leaset RMB1800...

    Reviewed on /Date(1358730877000+0800)/
  • Abacae
    Minato-ku, Tokyo

    Old, but not up to the better temples in China

    Jianshan temple is worth a visit if you have several days in Guilin. It is close to the Moon Hill and Li River bamboo raft cruising and so is an easy inclusion. The temple dates from the 6th Century...

    Reviewed on /Date(1357508331000+0800)/

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