"Lingyin Scenic Area - Li Gong Pagoda" Hangzhou Things to Do Tip by Willettsworld

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This pagoda is located near the entrance to the Lingyin Scenic Area. It was rebuilt in 1590 and is the burial place of the founder of the Lingyin Temple, Hui Li otherwise known as Li Gong. A solid brick and stone octagonal structure rising to seven storeys, the pagoda is carved with inscriptions on the second storey, sutras on the third and Buddhist figures on the fourth to the seventh storeys.

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  • Written Jun 4, 2009
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