Nanputuo Temple (南普陀), Xiamen

Nanputuo Temple (南普陀), Xiamen

Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: DH-s031. Note written on the back of the print: 南保院 (i.e. Nan Bao Yuan). South Putuo Temple, a famous and beautiful Buddhist temple, was destroyed by the Red Guards during the Cultural Revolution. The temple has since been rebuilt.

Caption on photograph

南保院

Location

Xiamen

Estimated Date

1870-1890

Material

Paper

Media

Black and white photograph