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Golden Temple


Golden Temple (lies on the phoenix Song Mountain in the north-eastern section of Kunming. The present golden temple was build in 1671 under the order of Wusangui who was the governor of Yunnnan during that period. Golden Temple actually is a copper temple with 6.7m in height and 7.8m both in width and length. All of its beams and columns, roof,ceiling, decorations, and other parts are made of copper. The copper temple was glittering like gold under the sunlight thus named golden temple by the local people.)    

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