Unfortunately when we visited there, it was partially under renovation, so some house have been closed for visitors. Also the access to the botanical garden was closed I’m not sure if this is because ...
We were taken here by our private tour guide on our first day of the tour. I found this surprisingly pretty as a Buddhist temple without the mess and crowds. The lotus pond right in front just made th...
The origin of the name of Nanputuo Temple in Xiamen is related to Guanyin Bodhisattva. According to legend, Guanyin Bodhisattva became a Buddhist Taoist temple in Putuo Mountain in Zhejiang Province. The descendants regarded Putuoshan as the Guanyin Bodhisattva Dojo in order to commemorate the merits and achievements of Guanyin Bodhisattva. This Nanputuo Temple in Xiamen Island is considered to be the second field of Guanyin Bodhisattva due to the inheritance of Guanyin Bodhisattva Famen and the influence of the sect of the sect of Buddhism. The temple is located in the south of Mount Putuo in Zhejiang. Therefore, it is called Nanputuo Temple.
Nanputuo Temple is located under Wu Laofeng, next to Xiamen University and dedicated to Guanyin Bodhisattva. There is no need for tickets
compared to many commercial temples with a lot of charges. The cleanliness is very popular here. Many buildings and walls have a sense of history. If you want to pray, you can also get one. Free fragrance.
Just walked into Nanputuo Temple, you can see a tender green grass. There are a group of dull pigeons on the grass, flying or walking, standing or eating, and there are also smart sparrows flying into the pigeons to steal small food. Walking through the pigeons, it is a lotus pond.
Raindrops, falling into the water and scattered into a flower, layered. The lotus and lotus leaves appear fresher and more like a touch of Zen.
The main hall of Nanputuo Temple, the Temple of Heaven. Stone steps and stone columns are not deliberately carved, dyeing the old and compassion of the years.
From the backyard of Nanputuo Temple, you can go up to Wu Laofeng. When Wu Laofeng is named after the white clouds, his shape resembles five old people who are all white and look forward to the sea. It is the eight scenic spots in Xiamen. One.
has two highlights. One is the bougainvillea, the hibiscus flower, and some small flowers that cannot be named in the mountains. Perhaps a turn will surprise you with a sea of flowers. The second is to have a viewing platform when you are in the middle of the mountain. You can look at the Xiamen vista, houses, high buildings, seaports, the sea and the sky.
Although the elevation of Wu Laofeng is only over 180 meters, the stone steps of the mountain are twisted and twisted, and it takes a certain amount of time and effort to go back and forth.
Thousands of ancient temples do not accept tickets, free gifts and provide vegetarian meals, called the "most conscience" temple
in Xiamen has a thousand years of ancient temples, not only do not receive tickets, free gifts, but also provide vegetarian meals. Such a great love for Buddhist holy places, no matter when the incense is overwhelming, whether it is locals or tourists are vying to come here to worship, has become one of the attractions of Xiamen travel must-have card.
South Putuo, named after the south of Putuo Temple, was built in the late Tang Dynasty and was called Weizhou Temple. Song Zhiping was renamed as Puzhao Temple. In the early Ming Dynasty, the temple was ridiculous until the Qing Dynasty. It was only after Kangxis rebuilding.
[Hands in combination] It is of course to worship by the South Putuo. It is also an ancient temple to visit this millennium. There is also a monument to the Emperor Qianlong in the ancient temple. It is easy to miss. On the left hand side of the entry, four large stone monuments are erected on the Next to it, there is a small stone monument with the name of the Qianlong Imperial Monument, which records the beginning and end of the riots in Taiwan during the fifty-three years of suppression of Taiwans Lin Shuangwen and Zhuangda.
After entering the mountain gate, there are many places on the road to take the fragrance. The key point is that there is no charge, and each person has a sweet incense. The incense here cannot be brought into the temple, and it is necessary to enter the incense burner after entering the temple and then enter the temple.
At the forefront of the main hall, the front hall is dedicated to the smiling Maitreya Buddha, and the four kings with glare on both sides, the Vedic Bodhisattva is set up behind the temple, and the mighty is abnormal. .
is the center of the entire temple. It has the characteristics of a typical Minnan Buddhist temple. The main hall of the main hall is dedicated to the statue of the three noble Buddhas. The side hall is dedicated to 18 Arhats.
is a relatively unique building, octagonal triple-flying, each design is very exquisite, the temple is enshrined in the Guanyin Bodhisattva, and the other faces are 48-armed Guanyin, beautiful in shape and diverse in posture.
Finally, it is a Tibetan Pavilion. It is a two-story pavilion. It is not open now, so you can look at it from afar.
There are many rock carvings in the back of the mountain, the wishing pool. People with good physical strength can also climb to Wu Laofeng, or enjoy the scenery of Xiamen in the observation deck of the Mid-Levels.
From the mountain, you can also come to enjoy the South Putuo's vegetarian meal in the Zhaitang, free of charge, at 11:40 - 12:30 and 17:40 - 18:30. Three dishes and one soup, green bean soup will be provided in summer. The ancient temple of
is not only free, but also provides vegetarian and incense, and is called the "most conscience" temple.
Nanputuo Temple is located under the Wu Laofeng in Xiamen. It was originally built in the late Tang Dynasty. The original name was Weizhou Temple. The temple was abandoned in the Yuan Dynasty. It was rebuilt in the Ming Dynasty and was destroyed during the Ming and Qing Dynasties until the Qing Dynasty. Jinghai Hou Shi was rebuilt in Xiamen.
Shi Wei will turn Nanputuo Temple into Guanyin Taoist Temple, echoing with Putuo Mountain in Zhoushan, Zhejiang. In the past, because Quanzhou is the economic and cultural center of the southern part of the country, Kaiyuan Temple and other Buddhist temples are more famous; now, Xiamens comprehensive strength exceeds that of Quanzhou, and tourism has developed more successfully, and the reputation and visitors of Nanputuo Temple The number has surpassed other ancient temples in the same area. The
South Putuo Temple has sold tickets and is now free to the public. As long as the opening hours, visitors are free to enter the scenic spot. Nanputuo Temple not only does not charge, but also free gifts. When the festival is over, there are often small gifts, such as the Spring Festival couplets before the Spring Festival.
The Tianwang Temple of Nanputuo Temple was rebuilt in 1925; the Great Hall of Sorrow was built in the Yuan Dynasty. It was originally a wooden structure. In 1962, the main body was changed to a reinforced concrete structure. The Tibetan Classical Pavilion was built in 1936 and is the Nanputuo Temple. The building of the collection; the Daxiong Hall was built in 1926. It is a brick and wood structure with carved beams. It is the central building of the whole temple. Its grandeur and solemnity is the main representative of the temple architecture in southern Fujian.
Because of its high reputation, it is adjacent to Xiamen University and close to Zengcuo. The Nanputuo Temple is full of people and people. When it comes to large-scale holidays, its popularity is even more popular in Hangzhou, such as West Lake. Visiting Nanputuo Temple and learning about Buddhism culture is second. The architecture here is an art treasure. Ascending to overlook the sea and some of Xiamen's cityscape.
South Putuo Temple is located adjacent to Xiamen University, so you can enjoy both sites in the same day. The temple originated was built during the Tang Dynasty and was rebuilt by the Qing Emperor Kangxi. Because like Puji Temple on Putuo Mountain it was also dedicated to Guanyin, it was given the name South Putuo Temple. It is a Buddhist temple famous in southern Fujian and even across the whole country. This place is a must visit if you wish to pray. Behind the temple, you can find Wulao Mountain, one of the “Eight Major Landscapes” of Xiamen. Visitors are able to climb the mountain
Free Life Pond, Nanputuo Temple
Hall of Heavenly Kings
Hall of Ceremony
Great Compassion Hall
Bell Tower, South Putuo Temple
Stone Inscription with Chen Di & Shen yourong’s Headings