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Library marks anniversary with ancient book - Art & Culture in China
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Library marks anniversary with ancient book

The exhibition shows a scroll of Dharani Sutra discovered from the underground palace of Leifeng Pagoda when the pagoda collapsed in 1924.
Hangzhou abounds with festival activities - Travel in China
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Hangzhou abounds with festival activities

For locals Liuhe Pagoda enjoys an equally important position to Leifeng Pagoda. Every Chinese New Year s Eve it is crowded with people who want to strike the bell and pray for family...
Hangzhou artisan still hammering away at ancient metal trade - Art & Culture in China
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Hangzhou artisan still hammering away at ancient metal trade

One of Zhang s most famous works is a silver Asoka figurine which resembles one unearthed near the Leifeng Pagoda in Hangzhou.
Bloggers celebrate 'Hangzhou Showtime' - Travel in China
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Bloggers celebrate 'Hangzhou Showtime'

However a monk said it was against nature s law for humans and spirits to fall in love. The snake was imprisoned for eternity in a well at Leifeng Pagoda which has stood silently...
Traditional theater performers display martial arts stunts - Art & Culture in China
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Traditional theater performers display martial arts stunts

The young performers will stage classic theater excerpts of The Leifeng Pagoda The Spider Cave and Nine dragon Cup.
Exhibition of unearthed artifacts reveal life and times of Zhejiang's historical past - Art & Culture in China
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Exhibition of unearthed artifacts reveal life and times of Zhejiang's historical past

The exhibition shows two pieces of historical relics excavated from the cellar of Leifeng Pagoda in 2001 including a gilt bronze Buddha sculpture seated on a lotus throne with a fire...
A spiritual path built on the foundations of faith around West Lake - Travel in China
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A spiritual path built on the foundations of faith around West Lake

The Qians also built the Leifeng Pagoda and Baochu Pagoda at the West Lake.
New video highlights Hangzhou culture and its tourism gems, opening a window on city's charms - Travel in China
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New video highlights Hangzhou culture and its tourism gems, opening a window on city's charms

A view of the Leifeng Pagoda at the Jingci Temple
Increasing popularity of Hangzhou as a worldwide travel destination has boosted the city's economy - Travel in China
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Increasing popularity of Hangzhou as a worldwide travel destination has boosted the city's economy

Also based on data retrieved from Google the most searched tourist keywords related to Hangzhou were West Lake Leifeng Pagoda Lingyin Temple and culture of the Song Dynasty 960...
Opera strikes a chord with trendy styles - Art & Culture in China
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Opera strikes a chord with trendy styles

Last year the Shanghai Kunqu Opera Company was invited by the Greek government and the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center to present the classic Leifeng Pagoda and excerpts...
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