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Shuanglin Monastery

China, an East Asian country is one of the world’s oldest civilizations. It has a vast cultural history of more than five thousand years and an outstanding natural beauty. On the other hand, this country has remained a comparatively isolated and secluded one, and being a land of mystery, this country is not known to the western half of the world. However, China is rapidly developing and has grown in the phase of modernization, with an immense speed and is also welcoming the outer world to interact and do business with them.
Shuanglin Monastery is located about 100 kilometers south of Taiyuan close to Pingyao Ancient City. The temple comprises 10 halls grouped around 3 courtyards. The halls contain over 2,000 remarkable Buddhist terracotta and wood statues, which date back to the Song dynasty and the Yuan dynasty. The Shuanglin Monastery is definitely one of the popular tourist attractions in China. It is worth paying a visit while touring the country. This place leaves a pleasing and unforgettable memory and justifies the proud cultural tradition of China.
The Shuanglin Monastery adds to the beauty of China and this fact has consolidated along with abroad tourists visiting the place, making it the most favorite holiday destination for most of the vacation lovers. Even though Shuanglin Monastery meant partial loss of its tourist profile due to urbanization, some features of its past times of splendor still remain. It also enjoys a very positive reputation with worldwide travelers, and is one of the most visited places in China.

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