Jin Shrines, Sage Mother Hall  晉祠聖母殿



  • Sage Mother Hall (English)
  • 聖母殿 (Traditional Chinese)
  • 圣母殿 (Simplified Chinese)
  • Shèngmǔdiàn (Pinyin)
  • Sheng-mu-tien (Wade-Giles)
  • Holy Mother Hall (English)
  • Jinci Shengmudian (English)
  • 晉祠聖母殿 (Traditional Chinese)
  • 晋祠圣母殿 (Simplified Chinese)


  • Coordinates:
    • Lat. 37.708727° Long. 112.434575°
  • Building Information

    The Sage Mother Hall, also known as the Holy Mother Hall, is the oldest building in the Jinci Shrine complex.
    Date 1038-1087
    Dynasty Northern Song 960 - 1127 1

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