Han Shan Temple earned its fame from a well known poem by Zhang Ji - a scholar and official in 700 AD (Tang Dynasty). Reference to the "Sound of Bell" in one phrase granted this Buddhist monastery a special status in hearts and minds of Chinese literati over centuries.
Key features comprise of the Pagoda and the Giant Bell Tower. Main halls housing Buddha statues are designed in similar style to other monasteries in China. The Bell tower houses world's largest cast iron bell, on its surface engraved an entire Buddhist sutra.
Do also note that commercialisation are a bit excessive, which tarnishes the overall impression.
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