Zhunti Temple of Fenghuang Old City, Fenghuang County

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Zhunti Temple of Fenghuang Old City houses a large Buddha statue and ten murals by one of the most famous contemporary Chinese painters, Huang Yongyu. Reputedly the best-preserved Buddhist temple in Fenghuang, this convent features impressive red walls with carved Kanji characters within yellow circles. Simple and compelling, its traditional-style murals by a hometown artist depict the core of the modern understanding of Buddhism, illustrating various stories from Buddha's life. The artist, who returned to Fenghuang at the age of 78 to devote himself to painting, also donated a sizeable collection of his bronze Buddha statues to the temple. To visit Zhunti Temple of Fenghuang Old City on your holiday in Fenghuang County, and find out what else Fenghuang County has to offer, use our Fenghuang County tour website .
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  • Fenghuang ancient town walks locate during a stroll around and entered the small Buddhist institution staff. It was calm compared to the allocation and glitzy surroundings at night.
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  • This is the free Temple which is located directly in the city centre. There are beautiful views of the temple to the old town and the river.
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