Monday, April 21, 2014

Day Fifty-Two

Sent by: zeroro
From: Beijing, China
ID number: CN-688515
Notes: This is the Great Bell Temple in Beijing.  Yes, there actually is a great bell.  It weighs over 46 tons and is inscribed inside and out with Buddhist mantras (over 227,000 characters!).  I can imagine that it is quite loud when it rings.

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