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China National Key Buddhist Temples in Han Chinese Area

The National Key Buddhist Temples in Han Chinese Area list was released on 9 April 1983 by the State Council of China. The list covers 142 Buddhist Temples in China.
Below is the 22 Temples visited.

North China:
Beijing Municipality:
Tianjin Municipality:
Hebei Province:
Shanxi Province:
Shanxi Province Mount Wutai:


Northeast China:
Liaoning Province:
Jilin Province:
Heilongjing Province:


Northwest China:
Gansu Province
Ningxia Province
Shaanxi Province


East China:
Shanghai Municipality
Anhui Province:
Fujian Province:
Jiangsu Province:
Shandong Province:
Zhejiang Province:


Central China:
Henan Province
Hubei Province
Hunan Province
Jiangxi Province


South China:
Guangdong Province
Guangxi Province
Hainan Province


Southwest China:
Chongqing Municipality
Guizhou Province
Sichuan Province

Guangji Temple

Region:
North China
Province:
Beijing Municipality

Guangji Temple

The Buddhist temple was first built during the Jin Dynasty and expanded by successive dynasties. The Buddhist Association of China is located in the temple.

A National Historical and Cultural Site.

Walking distance from Xishi Station, Line 2.

Era:

Location: Xicheng District

Province: Beijing Municipality

Yonghe Temple

Region:
North China
Province:
Beijing Municipality

Yonghe Temple

A Tibetan Buddhism temple. One of the highlight is a 26m Buddha statue carved from a single sandalwood.

Era:

Location: Xicheng District

Province: Beijing Municipality

Puning Temple

Region:
North China
Province:
Hebei Province

Puning Temple

This Buddhist temple, built in 1755, was designed with both chinese and tibetan architectural styles.The front section of the temple has traditional Chinese temple architectural designs while the back section has Tibetan temple designs.

Era:

City: Chengde City

Province: Hebei Province

Linjin Temple

Region:
North China
Province:
Hebei Province

Linjin Temple

Era:

City: Zhengding County Shijiazhuang Prefecture

Province: Hebei Province

Xiantong Temple

Region:
North China
Province:
Shanxi Province

Xiantong Temple

Era:

City: Mount Wutai

Province: Shanxi Province

Jade Buddha Temple

Region:
East China
Province:
Shanghai Municipality

Jade Buddha Temple

The temple was built in 1882 and has 2 pieces of Buddha statues craved from Burma jade.

Era:

District: Jingan

Province: Shanghai Municipality

Jingan Temple

Region:
East China
Province:
Shanghai Municipality

Jingan Temple

An ancient temple bulit in 247 AD and shifted to current location in 1216AD during the Northern Song Dynasty.

Era:

District: Jingan

Province: Shanghai Municipality

Mingjiao Temple

Region:
East China
Province:
Anhui Province

Mingjiao Temple

Era:

City: Hefei City

Province: Anhui Province

Xichan Temple

Region:
East China
Province:
Fujian Province

Xichan Temple

Era:

City: Fuzhou City

Province: Fujian Province

Guanghua Temple

Region:
East China
Province:
Fujian Province

Guanghua Temple

Era:

City: Putian City

Province: Fujian Province

Kaiyuan Temple

Region:
East China
Province:
Fujian Province

Kaiyuan Temple

Era:

City: Quanzhou City

Province: Fujian Province

South Putuo Temple

Region:
East China
Province:
Fujian Province

South Putuo Temple

Era:

City: Xiamen City

Province: Fujian Province

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