West Wutai Yunju Temple in Xi'an locals are very popular, this time to Xi'an also want to go to worship, his location in the entrance of Sajinqiao food street, in a residential surrounded, unfortunately, not open, can only take the opportunity to come, failed and return...
Yunju Temple also known as West Wutai, the original name of Anqing Temple. Ninzang Daochang. The existing Yunju Temple temple maintains the Song Dynasty "hard mountain style" architecture, especially reclining Buddha Temple in the reclining Buddha statues are rare statues of the Ming Dynasty. The Yunju Temple is different from the general Buddhist Temple, it sits west and east, from the Shanmen to the Collecting of the steps, one is higher than one, from the first to the fifth, about 500 meters in East and West, less than 100 meters in North and South, of which 1, 4 were destroyed by the Republic of China war, and the other 3 were divided into sections affected by the construction of the city. Three paragraphs.
The West Wutai Yunju Temple is only open on the morning of the first 15th. It is 5 minutes from the entrance of the Jinqiao Metro. It is on the corner of Huimin Street. You can plan your time to visit the West Wutai in the morning and the Huimin Street in the afternoon. The West Wutai is a famous Netherworld in Xi'an, built on the site of the southern wall of the Taiji Palace in Chang'an City of Tang Dynasty, and part of the wall of the Taixing City. You can find the Taiji Palace in the layout of the Tang Dynasty Chang'an City in the last picture, at the foot of the proper imperial city. Unfortunately, after the war in the late Tang Dynasty, the five dynasties and ten countries, the Northern Song Dynasty can only build the Yunju Temple on the ruins of the city wall, it is thought that the ancient West five stations than the modern West five is very magnificent bar.
The Yunju Temple in the West Wutai is a calf-like temple with historical roots, which was built in the Northern Song Dynasty. The temple is built on the site of the wall of Chang'an in Sui and Tang Dynasties. Because the wall site is higher than the surrounding area, the undulating platform is arranged in a straight line, and Chang'an is located west of Wutai Mountain. Therefore, the temple was named West Wutai Yunju Temple. Currently, the West Wutai is the Chang'an City of Yue Daxing, the site of the south wall of the Tang Chang'an City Palace was listed as a national important cultural relics protection unit in 1996. When traveling in Xi'an, you can visit the Chang'an City Wall of Ming and Qing Dynasties and go to the Chang'an City Wall of the Huaigu Sui and Tang Dynasties in the Yunju Temple.
West Wutai Yunju Temple, also known as Yunju Temple or West Wutai, is located in the inner wall of Xi'an City, near the entrance of Saijinqiao Subway. It has a long history and is the famous Nizhong Daochang in Xi'an City. The temples and temples usually open very few doors, only in the first 15th month and the various Buddha Bodhisattva festivals will open the door to worship the Buddha. According to legend, the mother of the Taizong Li Shimin of Tang Dynasty believed in Buddhism, several times a year to the end of the South Mountains and the five Tais worshipped Buddha, the journey is very laborious. Li Shimin, as his mother, was filial piety, and imitated the South five in the south of the palace wall of Chang'an City built five Buddhist temples for his mother to worship. Because five Buddhist temples sit on five high platforms, and with the end of the South five stations, the south of the mountain, the common name of the West five. According to Xi'an Fuzhi, "its platform is based on the Tang Dynasty, created in the Song Dynasty, repeatedly in the Ming Dynasty." The remaining temples of Yunju Temple maintain the Song Dynasty "hard mountain style" architecture, especially the reclining Buddha temple in the reclining Buddha statues are considered as the treasures of the Ming Dynasty statues.
The West Wutai Yunju Temple Front Courtyard Dashun Yunju Temple is on the first day of the first day, 15 open for half a day, today 1/9 day coincides with the 15th of the Lamoon, then came to visit. Yunju Temple is actually a nunnery, clean and orderly, first went to the front courtyard, there are Dasui and Suyu, incense fire is also full, visit and visitor many. There is also a Buddhist association, the sound of the Sutra sound throughout the temple, the sound of the Buddha in Qingyuan and the incense of the red dust together.