When it comes to the ancient capital of Luoyang, you should know this city. At the same time, there are many interesting scenic spots in Luoyang, the most famous of which are Longmen Grottoes and Baima temple. Baima temple in Luoyang is the origin of the development and inheritance of Chinese Buddhism. It has a history of more than 1900 years and has three dynasties. During this period, there are not only many Buddhist ceremonies and precious cultures, but also many cultural relics. Therefore, Baima temple is also known as "the first ancient temple in China", as one of the eight scenic spots in Luoyang, Baima temple has become a must for many tourists to Luoyang.
What are the scenic spots of Baima temple
The scenic spots in Baima temple are mainly composed of Mountain Gate, bell and Drum Tower, Tomb of two monks, Buddha Hall, magic treasure Pavilion and Sutra Pavilion, Qiyun pagoda courtyard, and wishing well. Some of these scenic spots were inherited at the beginning of the establishment of the temple, and some were built and improved in later generations. Among them, the Buddha Hall is a scenic spot that you will visit when you go to Baima temple. According to what you want, you will also choose the Buddha statue you want to visit devoutly. Wishing well is also a place for many pilgrims to punch in. It's also a good wish to put into the well.
Baima Temple includes: Tianwang hall, Great Buddha Hall, Daxiong hall, Jieyin hall, qingliangtai, Pilu Pavilion, liuzu hall, jade Buddha Hall, reclining Buddha Hall, etc.
Best time to visit Baima Temple
Baima temple is located in Luoyang. Luoyang has four distinct seasons and pleasant weather. It is also the place where peonies are produced. Therefore, if you want to enjoy the bright beauty of peony when you are sightseeing, I suggest you come to Luoyang in March to April. The peony in Luoyang is blooming at the right time, and the flowers will add luster to your visit. And if you don't mind, in the autumn with high wind and high air, when the Wutong yard and red maple leaf are red, it's the best time to go to the White Horse Temple.
PS: generally, during the Spring Festival, the first day of the lunar new year, the fifteenth day of the lunar new year, the Mid Autumn Festival and other solar terms, the incense and tourists in the temple will be more vigorous, and there will be more tourists!