The original site of the Zhuangyan Temple before the liberation was located on the west side of the Drum Tower in the old city. After the liberation of Lanzhou, it moved to Erlanggang in the southwest of Wuquanshan Park. As the only surviving Ming Dynasty building in Lanzhou, the Zhuangyan Temple has gone through more than 600 years of ups and downs. Standing at the foot of Nanshan Mountain, overlooking the city we live in.
The solemn temple is located in Erlanggang in the southwest corner of Wuquanshan Park in Chengguan District, Lanzhou City. In the thirteenth year of the great cause (617), when Xue Ju became the emperor in Lanzhou, it was his imperial palace, and Tang Pingding Xue Ju was converted into a Buddhist temple. According to documentary records, the Yuan, Ming, and Qing dynasties have been repaired many times, and there are 3 halls now. Famous for its three masterpieces of sculpture, calligraphy and painting, the statue of the Buddha in the main hall is well-balanced and vivid, with delicate and realistic clothes; the original six-character plaque on the front of the mountain gate, the large and solemn Buddhist temple, was written by the famous calligrapher Li Puguang in the Yuan Dynasty. The font is strong; the wall painting of Guanyin on the back wall of the main hall , The deportment is dignified and beautiful, dressed in white, like a gauze, with willow branches in a clean vase, and green as new. After the founding of the People's Republic of China, it was opened as a tourist site.
The original building complex of the Zhuangyan Temple is large in scale and rigorous in layout. It consists of a mountain gate, a court house, a hall, a main hall, and an apse, as well as east and west halls, wing rooms, bell and drum towers and cross courtyards, forming a complete three courtyards and official gardens. The building is a precious cultural heritage of Lanzhou.
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