Jin Shrines, Bantong Ting 晉祠伴桐亭https://architecturasinica.org/place/000048ja
- Bantong Ting (English)
- 伴桐亭 (Traditional Chinese)
- 伴桐亭 (Simplified Chinese)
- Bàntóngtíng (Pinyin)
- Pan-t'ung-t'ing (Wade-Giles)
- 晉祠讀書臺 (Traditional Chinese)
- 晋祠读书台 (Simplified Chinese)
- Jinci Dushutai (English)
Bantong Ting is also called the Dushu Tai or Reading Terrace.The first Reading Terrace is said to have been built further up Xuanweng Mountain on Huanxi Peak 歡喜岭 at the place where Yang Yin 楊愔 of the Northern Qi (550-577) read. According to Liu Dapeng, the Reading Terrace was originally built in the 27th year of the Ming Jiajing period (1548). Located between the Ancestor Lü Ge-Pavilion on its south and the Triple Terrace Ge-Pavilion on its north.This structure is number ja on our plan of the site.1
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- 1 MILLER. 2007. The Divine Nature of Power: Chinese Ritual Architecture at the Sacred Site of Jinci, 196.
- 2 WILKINSON. 2000. Chinese History: A Manual, 12.
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Bibliography:Tracy Miller, “Jin Shrines, Bantong Ting 晉祠伴桐亭 .” In Architectura Sinica, edited by . Entry published September 23, 2021. https://architecturasinica.org/place/000048ja.
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