Guanghua Temple (Beijing)

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Guanghua Temple
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Guanghua Temple entrance gate
Basic information
LocationBeijing
Geographic coordinates39°56′24″N 116°23′05″E / 39.94000°N 116.38472°E / 39.94000; 116.38472Coordinates: 39°56′24″N 116°23′05″E / 39.94000°N 116.38472°E / 39.94000; 116.38472
AffiliationBuddhism
CountryChina

Guanghua Temple (simplified Chinese: 广化寺; traditional Chinese: 廣化寺; pinyin: Guǎnghuā Sì) is a Buddhist temple located at 31 Ya'er Hutong, north of Shichahai in the Xicheng District of Beijing, China. Founded during the Yuan dynasty (1271–1368), it is one of Beijing's most renowned Buddhist temples.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-06-23. Retrieved 2011-04-21.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)