Cold Mountain Temple

Cold Mountain Temple

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Cold Mountain Temple

Introduction: IntroductionCold Mountain Temple is situated ten kilometers from Fengqiao Old Town in Suzhou, o..

Tickets:Cold Mountain Temple fee and opening hoursAdmission:¥20, free for the seniors that are more t..

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Cold Mountain Temple Introduction

Cold Mountain Temple is situated ten kilometers from Fengqiao Old Town in Suzhou, originally built during the Liang Dynasty, when the former name is Miaoli PuMing Temple. It is said that in the Tang Dynasty, a famous monk Han Shan came to take charge of the temple, hence its name. a poet of Tang dynasty described the midnight bell rings of Hanshan Temple in A Night Mooring near Maple Bridge. Since then, the temple has become famous, especially for its bell rings and Buddhism Culture.
Suzhou falls within north subtropical monsoonal climate zone with abundant rainfall, clear seasons and temperate and humid climate. The four seasons are suitable for travel, especially from April to October.

Cold Mountain Temple Features

Now, the temple presents the architectural style of the Qing Dynasty. It includes the Grand Prayer Hall, Sutra-Collection Building, Bell Tower, Fengjiang Pavilion and Tablets Corridor, etc. There are many more historical relics in the temple, such as the statue of Han Shan, the stone tablet inscription of the poem A Night Mooring near Maple Bridge and some other tablet inscriptions written by famous intellectuals of ancient China. The Buddhism Statues of Cold Mountain Temple are unique; the art of tablet-sculpturing is world famous, the tablets of poems written by Yuefei, Tang Bohu and Dong Qichang are exhibited in the tablet corridor, in which the most famous is the stable of poem written by Zhang Ji in the end of Qing dynasty.

Cold Mountain Temple Tickets

Cold Mountain Temple fee and opening hours
Admission:¥20, free for the seniors that are more than 70 years old, children that are less than 1.2 meters high; ¥16 for team that more than 5 people. ¥5 for ringing the bell for three times; the ticket is ¥380 o­n thirty-first, December.
Opening hours 8:00-17:30(welcome Party is held o­n thirty-first of December)

Cold Mountain Temple Transporation

take bus 301、307、313、324、33、406、415、10、324、406、45、9、931to Heshan Bridge or Laifeng bridge, where has the stop board of Hanshan Temple, get off, then walk several minutes there.

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