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Xingjiao Temple, Shaxi

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Serene Ming Temple

Much more impressive than many huge Temples,this small and rare example of Ming Temples is peaceful... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2015
MILOUW
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New York City, New York
Ancient Building Techniques and Interesting History

This Ming Dynasty Temple is right in the middle of Shaxi facing the Square. This is a free open to... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2012
Charm_andsome
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Hong Kong,
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Oct 12, 2017
“Pleasant little temple in nice square”
Apr 29, 2017
“Ming era temple”
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Sideng Street, Shaxi Town, Jianchuan County 671302, China
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

It doesn't take long to go around the temple but it is worth a look. Lots of Bai gods, a fearsome looking set, part museum and just a nice looking place in the main square.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

On the square in Old Shaxi Town, this temple has a wonderful façade. The interior is very quiet and peaceful. It is definitely worth a look.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

If you have an extra half-hour, a visit to this temple is worthwhile. It is part temple; and part museum. There is a small admission charge. Allow 30 to 45 minutes.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 15 February 2016

Most of the cinese temples that has been restored lost their peculiarity. In this time, as most of the village, they preserved very well this magnific 15th century temple

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 28 May 2015

Much more impressive than many huge Temples,this small and rare example of Ming Temples is peaceful and beautiful. The trees in the courtyards are old and complete the scene perfectly. Highly recommend

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank MILOUW
Reviewed 12 May 2015

Located in front of the old Theatre of Sideng, in the heart of Shaxi, the Xingjiao Temple is more impressive outside than inside. Beside an exhibition about the Shaxi renovation project, the temple is virtually empty. On the plus side, the temple entrance fee gives...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 10 March 2014

If you have any interest in historical architecture, this building is fascinating. It's on the ist of Chinese cultural relics protection. It is situated on the Tea and Horse Caravan Trail and is in the style of both the Ming and the Bai minority culture....More

Date of experience: February 2014
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Reviewed 8 October 2012

This Ming Dynasty Temple is right in the middle of Shaxi facing the Square. This is a free open to the public Temple. They will require you to provide information upon entering, just nationality or where you come from. It hold many gods including Tantric...More

Date of experience: October 2012
2  Thank Charm_andsome
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