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Oct 27, 2017
“Appropriated Temple”
May 23, 2017
“Wonderful place”
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Xiantong Temple, Mount Wutai, Wutai County, China
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

The white Stupa in front of the temple was originally part of Xian Tong Temple. But during the Ming Dynasty it was appropriated by the emperor to give credit to his mother so that she would have a better after-life. So the new temple beside...More

Thank AndrewYew
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I have visited this temple a few times many years ago so this is like a real deja vu. Still, the temple never fails to fascinate me. The mystical smell of the incense air, the devout crowds, the sheer size of the temple ground is...More

Thank KiAnanda
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Xiantong Temple is a major temple neighboring the landmark White Pagoda of the Taiyuan Temple in the middle of the temple complex in the village of Taihuai, the center of the UNESCO World Heritage site Wutai Shan. We came here as most of the tourists...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2014

Small entry fee, small site it doesn't take long to get around. Highlight is the monks chanting at prayer times

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