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Mount Wudang: Prince Slope Temple

Prince Slope Temple

Prince Slope Temple complex was constructed in 1412, in Ming Dynasty. This is the place where prince of JingLe County first came to practice alchemy. Due to the long-term and difficulties with alchemy practice, the JingLe prince changed his ideas many times planing to return to JingLe Country to succeed his crown position. Yet, finally he made a mind and continued with the alchemy practice for many years till later he succeeded in the practice and became the man who had the same body with Tao. The sacred title "ZhenWu" was bestowed to him and Mt. Wudang is also named after him.

All temple complex was constructed according to local mountain slope pattern and zigzag walls flow along the mountain surface. Lattice, storied building, corridor and living rooms are positioned at different levels to present diverse styles. In Spring days the sweet-scented osmanthus will be in flowers and unleash drunken scent permeating people's heart. In the complex there is a court inwhich there is a pond named Tears Pond. It is heard that queen of the JingLe Country once came here to beckon the prince to return. Yet, prince refused to meet her and she teared so bitterly that a pond came into being.

Prince Slope Temple is a place where Crown Prince once practiced .The cave is about 10 meters high ,15 meters wide , 12 meters deep., It is spacious and plain on the bottom paved by square stones. There is a small stone palace built in the early Yuan Dynasty, which is strict in structure ,exquisite and distinct. Beside the palace is a stone stele which was engraved in the twenty-seventh year of Zhiyuan Period of the Yuan Dynasty (1290 A.D.) and is a evidence of the history of the cave.The statue of Crown Prince in the childhood is worshiped in the palace. His appearance is flush ,with pleads on his head, brocade clothing flying and expression natural ,It is spacious in the back of the cave and full of cold wind. There is a pool where sweet spring water runs all the year around. The stone fence with many artful carvings is zigzagging in front of the cave along the crag

The water drops continually just like a cave curtain. Vines waves to and fro. There are sites about Crown Prince below the cave. Nearby are Yuqing Crag, Taiqing Crag, Water Curtain Cave, Old Dragon Cave.Tomb of Wangye with golden fingers. There are crowing birds and fragrant flowers in the surroundings which is peaceful, secret and quiet. All devils are capitulated when Seven Star flag is waved. Immortals come down from the sky from time to time.

     
Wudang Shan / Prince Slope Temple  
Golden Top Behind Prince Slope Temple

Zigzag Walls
 
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Temple Complex

A Distance View
 
Wudang Shan / Prince Slope Temple

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Zigzag Wall Corridor

A Bird's View
 
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Wudang Taoism Kung Fu Academy
Huilongguan
Mount Wudang Scenery Zone
ShiYan City, Hubei Province, China 442714
Tel: 0086-136-0988-6620 (foreign)
Tel: (0)-136-0988-6620 (domestic)

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