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Yue Fei Mausoleum (Tomb of Yuefei), Hangzhou
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Commemorating a patriot and a Chinese national folk hero, Yue Fei Mausoleum (Tomb of Yuefei) makes a popular visit for locals. Located in the temple on the southern foot of Xixia Mountain cloase to Hangzhou city, the tomb and its sculpture date back to the 12th century, while the temple was built in 1221. Han Chinese general Yue Fei fought for the Song dynasty against the Jurchen-ruled Jin dynasty. He was executed on false charges by southern Song authorities, despite his tatoo on the back saying "serve the country with the utmost loyalty." The temple features a large statue of the general, stone sculptures of kneeling prisoners, model soldiers, scenes from various battles, and a floor painting depicting 373 cranes. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Yue Fei Mausoleum (Tomb of Yuefei) by using our Hangzhou trip itinerary planner.
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  • lokasinya tidak jauh dari danau barat atau xi hu cukup berjalan kaki kurang lebih 10 menit dari lokasi sandar perahu sebuah kuil tua sebagai tempat penghormatan jenderal yue fei yang berjuang demi neg...  more »
  • It is a mausoleum in the kitayama district of West Lake. Many Chinese tourists could idle, well I don't know, seems like a great hero. In the main hall in front of the entrance, a giant statue of Yue Fei. And its surrounding walls depicted life of Yue Fei. In the Catholic Church in Western Europe is likely fall into the illusion of being. Where the watchwords of Yue Fei was hung patriotic words. Friends of the Chinese people "that would mean good? "And when asked, answered"of course". Heroes lived a violent life was like.
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  • This mausoleum is really quite nice and is also quite cheap. There are many English translations but I enquire about the life of Yuefei beforehand so that we can really understand its history
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