1. There are many Lingyan temples in China. In addition to the Lingyan temple in Jinan, there are Lingyan temples in the following cities - "Chengdu, Nanjing, Suzhou, Anshan, Jinhua, Datong, Wenzhou, Jincheng, and so on. 2. The Lingyan Temple in Jinan, Shandong Province, is not only amazing with 40 clay sculptures and paintings, but also with the exquisite thousand-year-old pagoda, Pizhi Pagoda. Especially the stone carvings on the base of the pagoda are impressive. There are also 167 tombstones and 81 epitaphs composed of various tombstones from the Northern Wei Dynasty to the Qing Dynasty. Lingyan Temple, with its large scale and large number of pagodas, is rarely seen elsewhere, so it will never forget. 3. Lingyan Temple has five main points of view - "Ancient famous temples, color clay sculptures, classical ancient pagodas, monk tomb pagodas, Buddhist temple sites, none of them can fall. Otherwise, there will be regrets. 4. This is an ancient temple with a very strong Buddhist culture. It should go forward completely and it is absolutely worth seeing. 5. It used to be thought that all the treasures in the West were in churches. As you know when you went to Lingyan Temple, ancient Chinese treasures are also in our Buddhist temples. 6. Just like visiting famous foreign churches, visiting Buddhist temples in China should also choose some classic places with history, details and stories, instead of those temples which spend a lot of money to decorate the temples with splendor. Some of these modern temples are just style, but what they lack is culture, not to mention gems. 7. For more information and photos about Lingyan Temple scenic spot in Jinan, you can refer to my travel notes "Tibetan Buddhist temples that I have visited are not counted, and I have traveled to more than N Han Buddhist temples. So far, only three of them can be truly remembered. Lingyan Temple in Jinan is a" link address - "http://you.ctrip.com/travels/datong 275/3170494.html].
Lingyan Temple, built in the Eastern Jin Dynasty, has a history of more than 1600 years. Located in the north foot of Mount Tai in the southwest of Jinan City, Shandong Province, Changqing County, Wandezhen Lingyanyu Fangshan Yang. Since the Jin Dynasty, there have been Buddhist activities. It is said that monks and longers built temples here. Tai Ping Zhenjun, Emperor Taiwu of the Northern Wei Dynasty, abolished Buddhism in seven years (446), and revived in the reign of Emperor Xiaoming in Zhengguang (520.525). In the first year of Zhengguang (520), the statutory Zen master came to visit Fangshan, love its spring stone, rebuild the temple, and gradually flourished. Thereafter, Tang, Song, Yuan and Ming dynasties were the peak periods of monasteries. At its peak, there were more than 500 monks and more than 50 temples, forming a large-scale ancient building complex. Until the 14th year of Qianlong (1749), there were still 36 temples, 18 pavilions and ancient temples. In the middle of the second picture is a thousand-year-old pine and cypress, which has grown into the desired shape. Next to it are two persimmon trees (naughty) which imply that things are going well (victory). Here are mountains surrounded by mountains, rocky cliffs, sandalwood cascade show, spring sweet tea fragrance, historical sites gathered, and Buddha's voice surrounded. There are not only towering towers, legendary iron gowns, but also the Sui and Tang Dynasty's Boat Hall and the Song Dynasty's colorful clay statues of Luohan. There are also natural wonders such as "Jingchi Chunxiao", "Fangshan Cuicui and "Mingkong Qingxue". Therefore, Wang Shizhenyou, a Ming Dynasty writer, praised Lingyan Temple and Guoqing Temple in Tiantai Mountain, Zhejiang Province, Qixia Temple in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, and Yuquan Temple in Jiangling, Hubei Province as Four Great in the region. Jinan government in the Song Dynasty engaged in Bian Yuzan - "quot; Qu index four absolute, four absolute most secluded. This scene is the most beautiful in the world, not only in Dongzhou. Wang Shizhen, a Bachelor of Ming Dynasty, said - "quot; Lingyan is the most secluded resort on the back of Mount Tai, and you can't swim without visiting Lingyan. & Qu; Emperor Qianlong of the Qing Dynasty built a palace at Lingyan Temple and visited the south of the Yangtze River eight times to visit Lingyan and enjoy Lingyan scenery. Existing palaces, pagodas, tomb pagodas and Fangshan prove meritorious niches. It is suggested that the tour guide should accompany the tour in order to avoid the loss of this trip.
Is the great Buddha on the top of the mountain said to be very effective? Uphill and downhill need to take a bus, a trip of 20 is said to be more than a dozen local dollars, inconvenient traffic, too long, the car is overloaded, people take small benches to sit in the middle of the car. The contents, written free of charge, also charge you money, in short, there is no free. When there are few people, it's good to go shopping. If there are too many people, it's not interesting. The top of the mountain goes round and round for a long time, and some go down halfway up. There aren't many temples on the mountain, so there are only one or two.
Lingyan Temple, located in the northern foot of Shanxi Province, is located in Wande Town, Changqing District, Jinan City. Lingyan Temple was built in the Eastern Jin Dynasty. It has a history of more than 1600 years. Four famous temples in Hainan, and the Luohan clay statue in the first thousand Buddhist temples was made in the Song Dynasty. Liang Qichao called it the first statue in Hainan. The temple has free incense to worship at any time, and a tower towering into the clouds. The relief on the temple vividly shows that the tomb Pagoda Forest and the pagoda of Shaolin Temple are just like the mountain behind Lingyan Temple. It takes more than two hours to go up and down the temple behind the mountain. It's solemn and sacred to pray for blessings in chanting sutras. In short, it makes people relaxed and happy, forgetting sorrow and distracting their hearts and praying for a good place to go.
Lingyan Temple, built in the Eastern Jin Dynasty, has a history of more than 1600 years. Since the Tang Dynasty, it has been known as "four famous temples in China" together with Guoqing Temple in Zhejiang, Qixia Temple in Nanjing and Yuquan Temple in Hubei, ranking first. As an important part of the world natural and cultural heritage Mount Tai, it is a national key cultural relic protection unit and a national scenic spot. The 40 clay sculpture paintings of the Song Dynasty in the temple are the treasures of the town temple. & The cultural relics in the temple were not destroyed because of the air force warehouse. Lingyan Temple Group is surrounded by mountains and many springs, including Sandalwood spring and other 72 springs in Jinan. Lingyan Temple produces tea, and the style of tea drinking in Tang Dynasty began to inherit from Lingyan Temple. It's a great fortune to enjoy tea in temples in our spare time.
In spring, there are green flowers, red willows, pink peaches, yellow rapeseed flowers, lilacs, white pear flowers, and clusters of February orchids on the ground. There is a small circle under the hill. The most interesting one is the Thousand Buddha Hall. The tour guide explained that there are not only Chinese Arhats but also Indian ones. There is also a silk viscera and some cultural relics in it. The hall goes to Tallinn on the left and up the mountain on the right. The mountain road is not short. It's very pleasant to climb up with sweat.
Deep mountain Tibetan ancient temple, Shandong area ground cultural relics are less retained, only in the mountains can retain this complete monument. Luohan, Pizhi Pagoda, Tallinn, Bunzhou Palace Site, Ancient Trees... One day is too busy. You can also climb to the top of the back hill to see the panorama of the Red Gate Buddha and Lingyan Temple. It's quiet, simple, and tourists are not many. It's hard to leave without leaving.
During the Qingming Dynasty, after the light rain, you visited Lingyan Temple. Millennium Temple, after years of baptism, sinking into the vast temperature of life, silent. Cherry blossoms blossom, old trees blossom green, black people feel different in different seasons, experience the vicissitudes of the ancient temple, it is worth visiting!