Nanchan Monastery, great hall  南禪寺大殿


  • great hall (English)
  • 大殿 (Traditional Chinese)
  • 大殿 (Simplified Chinese)
  • dàdiàn (Pinyin)
  • ta-tien (Wade-Giles)
  • Nanchansi dadian (English)
  • 南禪寺大殿 (Traditional Chinese)
  • 南禅寺大殿 (Simplified Chinese)
  • Dadian


  • Coordinates:
    • Lat. 38.7013333° Long. 113.114°
  • Date 782
    Dynasty Tang 618 - 907 1

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    • 1 WILKINSON. 2000. Chinese History: A Manual, 12.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record

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