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Liuhe Pagoda

Liuhe Pagoda, literally Six Harmonies Pagoda, is a multi-story Chinese pagoda in southern Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China. [1]

17 relations: Anchor, Architecture of the Song dynasty, Buddhism, China, Chinese architecture, Hangzhou, Joseph Needham, Lighthouse, Ming dynasty, Pagoda, Qiantang River, Qing dynasty, Sailor, Song dynasty, Tidal bore, Wuyue, Zhejiang.

Anchor

An anchor is a device, normally made of metal, used to connect a vessel to the bed of a body of water to prevent the craft from drifting due to wind or current.

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Architecture of the Song dynasty

The architecture of the Song dynasty (960–1279) was noted for its towering Buddhist pagodas, enormous stone and wooden bridges, lavish tombs, and extravagant palaces.

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Buddhism

Buddhism is a nontheistic religion or philosophy (Sanskrit: dharma; Pali: धम्म dhamma) that encompasses a variety of traditions, beliefs and spiritual practices largely based on teachings attributed to Gautama Buddha, commonly known as the Buddha ("the awakened one").

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China

China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a sovereign state in East Asia.

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Chinese architecture

Chinese architecture refers to a style of architecture that has taken shape in East Asia over many centuries.

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Hangzhou

Hangzhou, formerly romanised as Hangchow, is the capital and largest city of Zhejiang Province in Eastern China.

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Joseph Needham

Noel Joseph Terence Montgomery Needham, CH, FRS, FBA (9 December 1900 – 24 March 1995), also known as Li Yuese, was a British scientist, historian and sinologist known for his scientific research and writing on the history of Chinese science.

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Lighthouse

A lighthouse is a tower, building, or other type of structure designed to emit light from a system of lamps and lenses and used as a navigational aid for maritime pilots at sea or on inland waterways.

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Ming dynasty

The Ming dynasty, or the Great Ming, also called the Empire of the Great Ming, was the ruling dynasty of China for 276 years (1368–1644) following the collapse of the Mongol-led Yuan dynasty.

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Pagoda

A pagoda is a tiered tower with multiple eaves, built in traditions originating in historic East Asia or with respect to those traditions, common to Nepal, India, China, Japan, Korea, Vietnam, Burma and other parts of Asia.

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Qiantang River

The Qiantang River or Qian River is an East Chinese river that originates in the borders of Anhui and Jiangxi as the Fuchun River (富春).

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Qing dynasty

The Qing dynasty, officially the Great Qing, also called the Empire of the Great Qing, or the Manchu dynasty, was the last imperial dynasty of China, ruling from 1644 to 1912 with a brief, abortive restoration in 1917.

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Sailor

A sailor, seaman, mariner, or seafarer is a person who navigates waterborne vessels or assists as a crewmember in their operation and maintenance.

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Song dynasty

The Song dynasty was an era of Chinese history that began in 960 and continued until 1279.

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Tidal bore

A tidal bore, often simply given as bore in context, is a tidal phenomenon in which the leading edge of the incoming tide forms a wave (or waves) of water that travels up a river or narrow bay against the direction of the river or bay's current.

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Wuyue

Wuyue (Shanghainese), 907-978, was an independent coastal kingdom founded during the Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms (907-960) of Chinese history.

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Zhejiang

, formerly romanized as Chekiang, is an eastern coastal province of the People's Republic of China.

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6 Harmonies Pagoda, 6 Harmonies Tower, Liuhe Ta, Liuhe tower, Liùhé Tǎ, Pagoda of six harmonies, Six harmonies tower, Tower of six harmonies, 六和塔.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liuhe_Pagoda

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