Almost every city has a city God Temple, but the Dudu City God Temple only a few, Xi'an City God Temple is one of them. Xi'an City God Temple gates are quaint, traditional battle arch results, appear very solemn, but go inside, is a literary play market, a bit messy.
Xi'an City God Temple and the DaXue Xiang Mosque is very close, almost next door. Xi'an City God Temple is accurate to say that the capital God Temple, meaning that the control of the northwest provinces of the city God Temple, the only country only Beijing, Nanjing City God Temple.
The capital city temple is the main Taoist Quanzhen school holy place, China has three big capital city temple. The god of the city is one of the important gods of the ancient Han nationality in the religious culture, most of them are heroes who have distinguished themselves in the local people, and are the gods of the city, which are the gods of the folk and Taoist religions.
Xi'an City God Temple is one of the only two Taoist temples in Xi'an City, Shaanxi Province, and is also a national important cultural relics protection unit. As an important god in Chinese religious culture, the city is worshipped by the heroes of the famous people who have merit in the local people. It is the god of the city guarded by the Chinese folk and Taoism. Although it has been vicissitudes for 600 years, it is still magnificent. Xi'an City castle temple was built in 1387 years of Ming Dynasty, originally located in kusunoki CHO, east gate, and moved to the present site in 1432 years of sentoku 8. Xi'an City God Temple, Qing Dynasty has been built and destroyed, the temples are large in scale, divided into temples and Daoyuan, and now only the Qing Dynasty (1723) renovated the hall one, the doug arch out of the rudder, majestic, covered with glass tiles, front door and window relief of various patterns, carving fine, The original statues of the temple are the city walls, judges, children and so on, the building is magnificent, quaint and magnificient, showing the intelligence and artistic creativity of the ancient Chinese working people.
Xi'an City God Temple, the temple outside the archway, built a pair of bronze lions, all for 38 years (1559) of Ming Jiajing, now set up outside the museum gate of Shaanxi Province. It is the temple is Xi'an famous ancient Taoist temple and merchants 100-techniques. Xi'an City God Temple Shopping Center is an important cultural relics protection unit in Shaanxi Province. On June 25, 2001, Xi'an City God Temple as an ancient building in the Ming and Qing Dynasties, was approved by the State Council in the fifth batch of national key cultural relics protection units.
A very historic place, Xi’an City God Temple, which was repeatedly built and destroyed in the Qing Dynasty. The temple is huge, divided into two parts: the temple and the Taoist courtyard. There is only one rebuilt main hall in the first year of Emperor Yongzheng in the Qing Dynasty (1723). The eaves are majestic and covered with glazed tiles. The front eaves doors and windows are embossed with various patterns and patterns, with fine carvings and exquisite patterns. The original sculptures in the hall contained statues of city gods, judges, and little ghosts. The majestic buildings are simple and magnificent, showing the wisdom and artistic creativity of the working people in ancient China.
Preston_Dominguez: Daxuexi Alley, Xi Main Street, Lianhu District, Xi'an 710002, China
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