1,400-year-old temple burned down
Updated: 2014-11-14 16:26
An ancient temple with a history of 1,400 years was burned down in the early morning on Friday in Taiyuan, Shanxi province. The Fulong Temple was built during China's Northern Qi Dynasty (550-577 AD). Local police said there were no casualties in the incident and the exact reason for the fire is still under investigation.
|The wooden frame roof of the Fulong Temple's main sanctuary remains standing after the fire in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, Nov 1. [Photo/IC]|