Famen Temple & Qian Ling

The first Famen Temple was built around 2,000 years ago on the same site as today's complex with its relic of one of Buddha's fingerbones. The emperor's mausoleum of Qian Ling was completed in 684 and is at the centre of a number of important tombs.

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Famen pagoda

Famen pagoda

Prayer hall

Modern pagoda

Famen pagoda

Famen Temple

Qian Ling

Empress' tablet

Empress' tablet

Empress' tablet

Emperor's tablet

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Tablet of Mountain

Spirit Way

Diplomats

Tomb guardian

Country lane

Horse and groom

Ostrich

Winged horse

Spirit Way



 
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