Wanfu monastery, (near) Nanjing, Jiangsu, CN

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Toutuoling Scenic Area
"[…] Yongmu Hut was the place where the family members of Dr. Sun Yat-sen stayed to watch and protect the mausoleum. As one of the memorial buildings at Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s Mausoleum, it lies beside ancient Wanfu Temple on the top of Xiaomaoshan Hill. Not far from here, the mountain-road is flanked by dagobas of eminent monks, i.e. master monks of ancient Wanfu Temple were buried in these dagobas after death. These dagobas were renovated in 1993."

"Dr Sun Yat-sen's Mausoleum is located at the southern foot of Mount Xiaomaoshan of Mount Zhongshan"

Input by: tmciolek, Feb 29, 2012

Final data (and their sources)

Last updated: 30 Jul 2014

Lat/Long coordinates' accuracy:
The monastery in question is assumed to be situated actually no farther than 2 km from the point defined by the coordinates below.

Location of Wanfu monastery, CN.

General location of the Wanfu monastery, CN.
lat=32.06683 long=118.858
Mapping & images: Falling Rain Genomics (http://www.fallingrain.com), 2011.

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Final data - explanatory notes

1. Monastery's name

  • Wanfu monastery

2. Monastery's modern country & province

  • China: Jiangsu Sheng

3. Monastery's alternative/historical names

4. Monastery's lat/long coordinates

  • Approx., lat 32.06683 long 118.858 - visual identification of Mount Xiaomaoshan in maps.google.com - tmciolek, 29 Feb 2012

5. Other known nearby Buddhist monasteries

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6. Modern name of the known nearest city, town, or village

7. The settlement's alternative/historical names

8. The settlement's coordinates

9. Monastery's major Buddhist tradition

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10. Monastery's Buddhist sub-tradition

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11. Date-early

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12. Date-intermediate

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13. Date-late

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14. Details of contacts with other monasteries

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15. Type of evidence regarding the monastery

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16. Additional notes

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17. Corrections & addenda to this page were kindly provided by

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