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Temple of Solitary Joy (Dule si)

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Xidajie, Ji County, China
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

The Avalokitesvasa pavillion (984 ce) is said to be the oldest wood pavilion in China. There is an impressively tall wooden buddha inside. The main pavilion is surrounded by other lower structures sh sheltering other buddhas or religious artifacts.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 July 2018

beautiful & ancient wooden temple with special design that could suffer heavy earthquake. such beautiful & high skill of architecture. worth to visit

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 5 May 2016

Dule Si, or Temple of Solitary Joy was first built in Tang Dynasty, and rebuilt in eary Liao Dynasty (984 AD). The only two buildings still standing till now, the Entrance Hall and Guanyin Pavillion, both have great importance in the Chinese history of architecture....More

Date of experience: May 2016
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