Foguang Monastery  佛光寺

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Place Type: monastery (Buddhist)

Names

  • Foguang Monastery (English)
  • Foguangsi (Pinyin)
  • 佛光寺 (Traditional Chinese)
  • 佛光寺 (Simplified Chinese)

Location

山西省五台县 Shanxi
  • China
  • Province:
    • Shanxi (Pinyin)
    • 山西省 (Traditional Chinese)
    • 山西省 (Simplified Chinese)
  • County-city:
    • Wutai (Pinyin)
    • 五台 (Simplified Chinese)
  • Political-subdivision:
    • (Simplified Chinese)
    • County (English)
  • Coordinates:
    • Lat. 38.8695° Long. 113.387333°
  • Coordinates:
    • Lat. 38.8695° Long. 113.387333°
  • Dynasty Tang 618 - 907 1

    Works Cited

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    • 1 Endymion Wilkinson, Chinese History: A Manual, Revised and Enlarged. , 11-12. ( 2000)

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