Nine Dragon Hall

Nine Dragon Hall

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Nine Dragon Hall

Introduction: IntroductionThe famous nine-dragon hall from Putuoshan is located in the Fayu temple. It ..

Tickets:Nine Dragon Hall fee and opening hoursAdmission 5yuanOpening hours 8:00-18:00

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Nine Dragon Hall Introduction

The famous nine-dragon hall from Putuoshan is located in the Fayu temple. It is 12.5 meter long and 2 meter high, built with 60 blocks of black stones which are all 70cm2. They are pieced together so you see o­ne giant stone. The nine dragon screen is cut and cavred out of good quality blue stone. o­n the wall you see 9 dragons who are trying to grab a pearl. Between upper pillars and lower pillars there are 17 dragons carved in quite different shape and form.

Nine Dragon Hall Features

There are now 294 halls and rooms in Fayu temple, occupying a floor space of 8800 square meters. The whole temple is arranged o­n a six-layer mound which starts ascending from the temple gate. A miniature golden pagoda stands between the Nine-dragon wall and the first of the temple's several halls, where visitors can toss coins through five tiers of windows for good luck. The main hall is called Jiulongdian and was built during the Qing dynasty. The ceiling is concave and in the middle of it are 9 dragons hanging, playing with a pearl of gold. There is also a statue of Thousand Armed, Thousand Eyed Guanyin and in the back of the hall there is a great piece of art called Haidao Guanyin. It's a painted sculpture of Guanyin surrounded by 53 important Buddhist figures.

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Nine Dragon Hall fee and opening hours
Admission 5yuan
Opening hours 8:00-18:00

Nine Dragon Hall Transporation

Bus 2 to Fayu temple station

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