Grand Xiangguo monastery

  

The Grand Xiangguo Monastery is a Lantau complex that was built during the northern Qi dynasty reign; during the northern Song dynasty it was worshipped by the emperor and became Royal Monastery. It hosts a beautiful statue 6 meters high that was carved of a single ginkgo biloba. It is located in the city centre close to a market named Da Xiangguo Si Shichang. You can see images of the main gate.



photo -> Asia -> China -> Henan -> Kaifeng -> Grand Xiangguo monastery

photo categories
free photo
Related photos
Grand Xiangguo monastery

Kaifeng
downtown Kaifeng
Grand Xiangguo monastery
Shan Shan Gan guild hall


Categories
photo categories people water airplane sea clouds sunset roses plants trees technology sport food mountains car architecture birds http://www.cepolina.com/fishes.htm animals insects sign snow
Top images
photo categories art plants car Asia people technology

Grand Xiangguo lion
Grand Xiangguo lion

Grand Xiangguo lion head
Grand Xiangguo lion head

Grand Xiangguo monastery door
Grand Xiangguo monastery door

Grand Xiangguo monastery gate
Grand Xiangguo monastery gate


Grand Xiangguo monastery gate temple
Grand Xiangguo monastery gate temple

Grand Xiangguo monastery gate temple dragon
Grand Xiangguo monastery gate temple dragon

Grand Xiangguo roof
Grand Xiangguo roof


the category Kaifeng, of the cepolina free photo collection, also includes:

Category:

 Kaifeng photo. Grand Xiangguo monastery 2 2 stars (7 votes)

Author:

Valentina Sannicolo.

Publisher:

.

Profile:

.

Created:

.

Download:

The photos Grand Xiangguo monastery are part of Cepolina photo collection.

keys:

Grand Xiangguo, monastery, Buddhist, Qi, dynasty, reign, Song, emperor, royal, statue, ginko, tree, city centre, market, Da Xiangguo Si Shichang, gateGrand Xiangguo monastery.