Jin Shrines, Qinghua Tang 晉祠清華堂



  • Qinghua Tang (English)
  • 清華堂 (Traditional Chinese)
  • 清华堂 (Simplified Chinese)
  • Qīnghuátáng (Pinyin)
  • Ch'ing-hua-t'ang (Wade-Giles)
  • Jinci Qinghuatang (English)
  • 晉祠清華堂 (Traditional Chinese)
  • 晋祠清华堂 (Simplified Chinese)

Building Information

A building by this name at Jinci was first documented from the Tianbao reign period of the Northern Qi, unknown when destroyed or where originally located. A five-bay hall was rebuilt north of the Lotus Terrace in the Daoguang period (1821-1851) and given the same name. No longer exant. This structure is number 34 on our plan of the site.1

Date 550-560
Dynasty Northern Qi 550-577 2

Works Cited

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  • 1 MILLER. 2007. The Divine Nature of Power: Chinese Ritual Architecture at the Sacred Site of Jinci, 197.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 2 WILKINSON. 2000. Chinese History: A Manual, 12.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record

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