[ancestral court culture] issue 1: topography, architecture and origin of temple name

The main hall is five rooms wide and four rooms deep, with beam lifting wooden frame and double eaves resting on the top of the mountain.

left Green Dragon and right white tiger).

Looking forward, there are five small peaks connected, such as monk bowing, so it is called wuseng mountain (also known as wuseng chaofo).

According to Quanzhou chronicles, the white horse tomb is behind the West Building of Xuefeng temple.

The word “Xuefeng” appeared in Yangmei mountain.

On the east side of the temple is the living area of monks, including monk’s room, Xiangji kitchen, Zhaitang, tea hall, office hall (warehouse), etc.

It was founded in the first year of qianning of the Tang Dynasty (894), 1127 years ago (2021).

Xuefeng Temple faces south (i.e.

It is an excellent geomantic treasure land.

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▲ Xuefeng Kaishan’s parents’ grave, chuzhuo (Ch ū  zhu ō) Monks (the French name is Tianxi, the name is chuzhuo, the common name is you, from Jinjiang, the monk of Xuefeng temple and the lecturer of Tianzhu Temple of Kaiyuan Temple, and the Chinese Dictionary of places of interest mistakenly recognizes Tianxi as an Indian monk) build an nunnery here to worship incense, which is changed to a rock temple, called “chuzhuo three buildings” This is the Xuefeng temple in Minhou, Fuzhou.

72 year old Zen master Yicun remembered his parents’ fertility and returned to his hometown Nan’an City to build a thatched shed and guard his parents’ grave in Yangmei mountain for 3 years.

negative Yin embraces Yang) with its back resting on the towering Yangmei mountain.

After the Ming Dynasty, the Kalan system had been established, and the statues in the halls were largely the same.

In Feng Shui, the ideal living environment is “left green dragon, right white tiger, front rosefinch and rear Xuanwu”, that is, negative Yin embraces Yang, back mountain and water.

In the second year of Xuanhe of Huizong in the Northern Song Dynasty (1120), the villagers instructed Huang zushun to admire the way of Zen master Yicun.

In order to practice, they built a tomb with bricks and stones, erected a stone “Xuefeng Kaishan parents’ grave”, and planted luohansong beside the tomb.

Today we launch the Xuefeng temple ancestral culture series to update official account every week.

Larger temples also have lecture halls, sutra halls, Zen halls, towers, bell towers, drum towers and other buildings.

The building of Xuefeng Temple faces south, with north-south as the central axis.

From south to north, there are Mountain Gate, Fangsheng pool, Jialan hall, front hall (Heavenly King Hall on the first floor; bell tower on the East and Drum Tower on the West on the second floor, in the form of single eaved Xieshan), rear Hall (ancestral hall and herbalist hall on the first floor; Mahavira hall and Sutra building on the second floor, in the form of double eaved Xieshan attic), Huayan hall on the East The west side is Guanyin hall and monk living area.

We want to know more about the history and culture of Xuefeng temple.

The East-West side hall includes Jialan hall, ancestral hall, Guanyin hall, pharmacist hall, etc.

It is named Xuefeng temple, which is the difference between Minhou Xuefeng temple and Xiao Xuefeng temple.

back to the mountain and facing the water), and the left and right peaks lie flat (i.e.

The seven halls are Buddha Hall, Dharma hall, monk hall, warehouse, Mountain Gate, Xijing and bathroom.

Xuefeng temple is located in Yangmei mountain.

03 temple was named in the first year of qianning of Tang Dynasty (894).

It was once the seat of Fujian Buddhist Association in the 1930s (during the Republic of China), which has a great influence overseas.

In front of it, there is a release pond, and the gate is open (i.e.

In front of it, it faces the Dongxi River (i.e.

Scaffolding Boards

The Yangmei mountain in Kangmei Town, Nan’an City gets its name because it is shaped like a human “raised eyebrow” and homonymous with “Yangmei”.


The west side is mainly the cloud Hall (Zen Hall), which is famous for allowing wandering monks.

After the rise of architectural Zen, it advocated the system of “Jialan seven halls”.

The configuration of the Buddhist temple hall is roughly based on the north-south axis, followed by the mountain gate, the heavenly king hall, the Mahavira hall, the Dharma hall, and then the Sutra building from south to north.

front rosefinch).

The topography, architecture and temple name of the first phase of the Zuting culture of Xuefeng Temple come from 01.


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