Land and water oysters, Lantian "Guobao", worth a look! It is said that the Chinese New Year incense is vigorous, quite effective. However, the most worth a look is its wall plastic, "Dunhuang second" Meiyu.
Located in the east of Lantian County, Xi'an, Shaanxi Province, the water and land of the town of Wang Shunshan, 10 kilometers, for the six dynasty famous temples, known for the ancient delicate rare colored sculpture, is the treasure house of ancient sculpture art of China, known as "China's second Dunhuang." It is surrounded by water on three sides, shaped like an island, the emperor has a green mountain towering, the Zhou has rivers circulation, so called water and land. According to the research, the original for the Tang Wuzhen Temple of the Lower Court. Ming Dynasty Qin Wang Zhu Huaihe often travel here, because of the scenery, Feng Feng for the Wangfu Buddhist hall, and then extensive renovation. Aquatic and Lulu Xiang is known as the "world's first color wall plastic" called the Buddhist holy place. Originally, Wuzhen Temple of the water and land hall, was held at the time of "Water and Land Daegu" "Water and land Daochang" important place. Ming Dynasty, Qin Xiang Wang Zhu Huaihe spent more than five years, repair for a family temple. More than 3700 clay sculptures preserved in the Metaphor Hall are referred to as "wall plastic gems". The pavilion and pagoda are magnificent, and the sea and sky are flying, dragons and phoenixes are flying, tigers are flying, flowers and bamboo insects are flying, and fish are moving, and it is a real oriental sculpture exhibition hall, and it is an art treasure that contains painting, architecture, music and sculpture. Land and water in Wangshunshan, Xiangchuan tour line, even if only two days on the weekend, can also see the lake and mountains and famous cultural monuments. Daily by Xi'an Railway Station has a special line of tour bus directly, tickets 30 yuan.
In historical records, there have been several major floods that have destroyed the surrounding fields and houses, but the land and water Fengshui treasures are safe, so there are people called "Water Retains". And because the Buddhist monks are to chanting before eating, their chanting is to transcend the souls of the water and the land, so called the aquatic and land road. At that time, the incense and Buddhist activities of the aquatic and land chanting were very popular. It was one of the important regions of religious and cultural activities in the area of Xi'an and Lantian at that time.
The wall-plastic group is the largest in China. The wall-plastic group is a combination of painting, round carving, relief carving and building carving art, and is filled with more than 3,700 figures and natural worlds on the walls, beams and columns. The pieces are lifelike, each lively and flexible, in the square inch of the earth reflected the consciousness effect of weather thousands of.
According to the "Lantian County Shi" and the monuments, the ancient temples of the Six Dynasties of the Shuilu Ancient System, Tang Dynasty, with the upper and lower Wuzhen Temple, formed a Buddhist temple group. Five dynasties, Song, Yuan, Ming and Qing rebuilt many times. The land and water courtyard is a small seat courtyard, there are 5 hill gates in front, 13 rooms on both sides of the north and south, 3 Zhongdian in the courtyard.
The sculptures are very good and I suggest you go and see them.