Jianshui Confucian Temple
Jianshui Confucian Temple is the biggest
temple in Yunnan Province, it is Located near the north
Gate to Jianshui. Its scale is second only to that of
the Qufu Confucius temple in Shandong Province and is
now one of the provincial historical relics. It is recorded
that the Jianshui Confucius Temple was built in 1285.
The temple covers an area of 114mu, imitating the style
of the Qufu Confucius Temple, namely, a central - axis
structure like a palace. This complex includes a main
hall, two side - halls, three pavilions, four gates,
five clan halls and eight memorial archways, all of
which are kept in good and splendid.
The temple is surrounded with trees
giving it a solemn appearance. On the western side of
the temple, there are two symbiotic trees. It is said
that they were planted in the Yuan Dynasty. One is a
cypress and the other is a banyan, which forms the unique
picture ''Marshal Wan embracing Miss Bai''.
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