old trees

decorated archway of Ditan Park

Figure 1:Ditan Park(FangZe Altar), Beijing Formerly known as FangZe Altar, its name was changed to Ditan Park in 1957. It was initially built in the 9th year of Jiajing Reign in the Ming Dynasty (1530 AD), Ditan Park is the place where the emperors of Ming and Qing dynasties offered sacrifices to “HuangDi Qi God”.  Figure 2:Decorated Archway of Ditan Park The total area of Ditan Park is 37.4 hectares, square-shaped, the entire buildings

Temple of Great Awakening, Beijing

Figure 1:Temple of Great Awakening, Beijing Located in the south of Yangtai Mountain (Yang Tai Shan) in the western suburbs of Beijing, Temple of Great Awakening is also known as the Dajue Chan Temple. Figure 2:The Bell Tower in Temple of Great Awakening Figure 3:The Dagoba in Temple of Great Awakening  Temple of Great Awakening is famous for the old trees, Magnolia and clear springs, it was built in the Liao Dynasty, called Qingshui Yuan then. In the Jin