Langyashan Mountains  

  Langya Mountain lies in the southwest of Chuzhou City, the east of Anhui Province. It is a key national scenic spot and the state forest park, one of the five major resorts in Anhui. The mountain is 48 kilometers away from Nanjing City, and 130 kilometers from Hefei, the capital city of Anhui Province
   The resort covers an area of 115 square kilometers with a forest coverage rate of 86%. There are rich plant and animal resources, including 54 bird species protected bythe Sino-Japanese Agreement on the Protection of Migratory Birds, rare species of Langya elm and Zuiweng elm, and the most completely preserved natural secondary forest among the limestone zone of the Chinese transitional zone from subtropical to warm temperature. Clear brooks like the Langya Brook, Boli Brook and springs like the Rang Spring, Zhuoying Spring are singing, and caves like the Guiyun Cave, Xuehong Cave, Chongxi Cave, and Taoyuan Cave of surprising views are scattered in the mountain.

Many eminent poets and writers as well as people of wealth came here to build pagodas, compose poems and verses, so numerous relics of literature can be found in the mountain. There are six great scenes in Langya, namely mountain, temple, pagoda, spring, writing, and people. The Langya Temple built in the Tang Dynasty (618-907) is famous in eastern Anhui Province and also one of the major temples in China. The Zuiweng (an old drunkard) Pavilion was built in the Song Dynasty (960-1279) and gained its reputation for the verse ofZuiweng Ting Ji(the Pavilion of the Old Drunkard), which is regarded as the No.1 pagoda in China. Other rebuilt spots like the Nantian Door, Yefang Park, Shengxiu Lake, and Tongle Park and stele inscriptions ofZuiweng Ting Ji(the Pavilion of the Old Drunkard) that are in four different styles bring out the best in each other with the ancient constructions, ancient road, and ancient pavilion in the mountain

 Langya located in the foothills, is a well-known monuments, one of Anhui Province, one of China's name kiosks. Song written by Ouyang Xiu great essayist handed down for the - "Ong Ting", which is creditedThis pavilion.
Langyashan scenic area, located in Chu county about 5 kilometers west of the mountains. MountAncient nameTuo Ling, after the Eastern Jin DynastyLangya kingrefuge here, called "Langyashan."
This scenic area including Langyashan, the City of West Lake, Lake Regardless, Mahugu four scenic spots, covering an area of 115 square kilometers. The main peaks are Mount Tuo Ling, Phoenix Mountains, Dafeng Shan, Xiao Feng Shan, Langyashan such. Scenic spots to Lam,Quiet hole, Avon, Flowing Down for
main landscape. The mountains are rich in human landscape, there are built in the Tang Dynasty Langya Temple, there are ancient ruins BUFamily pillarleft a large number of monuments and cultural relics, as well as the famous Tang Dynasty stoneWu Daoziconcept audio-visual art, TangLi Youqingsuch as Cliff Stone Inscriptions nearly Office . Well-known literati such as the Tang and Song Wei Yingwu, Ouyang Xiu, Zeng Gong, Su Shi, Song Lian, such as poems are credited their victory. Langyashan it for our country, one of 24 cultural mountains
    Ong Ting, Langyashan located halfway up the mountain for one of China's four famous pavilions. Its abundance of kiosks are due to engrave have Xiu-wen, Su Dongpo famous characters. Ong Ting was built in the early Northern Song Qing Injong the calendar year, dating back over 900 years of history. It was unwise Langya Sally Temple abbot monk built specifically for Xiu. At that time, Ouyang XiuAssists leftoffended by North Korea the same group ofTraitorous party, was demoted to the office in full after Chuzhou often given in this text to drink, intellectual cents special pavilion he built this. Ouyang Xiu's self-proclaimed "Ong", it ordered for Ong Ting-ting and made ever handed down the famous prose "Ong Ting mind." Ong TingTerrace and pavilionsurrounding buildings, unique, abundant charm. Pavilion East there is a recumbent stone, carved on, "Ong Ting" words, the West Pavilion Bao Song for fasting, containing about two meters high, almost 1 m, engraved with hand-written Su Shi's "Ong Ting Ji" Monument 2 for rare treasures. Pavilion westAncient pluma pass forPlanting personallyOuyang Xiu, it referred to as the "eume." The brewingBefore the pavilion,spring, next to streams, year-round water gurgling sound, crystal clear. Further west substantial "Jiuqu stream beginning" scenic spots from uplink 1 km south-west of Xu is Langya Temple. Langya Temple temple in China's southeast, was built in the Tang Dynasty big calendar year,Tang Daizong bestows the name"BAOYING Temple", the Song Dynasty named "Kaihua Monastery." Yamana afterAlong, saying "Langya Temple." Langya Temple Hidden in the shade of trees, gurgling water and around the Temple, the pavilionsScattered and organized, as the Song Dynasty poem goes: "Tap ShekThrows over the clouda trail pass, Cuiwei cyclization see Zen palace.Yu QuanMicronesia, which rise amid the sound on , Lou Temple Trees vary in color." Main Hall for the main temple architecture, spectacular, there are bright central courtyardBefore the palace,pool, Ikegami said a moon arch bridge, the North has a pool of homes for the bright outlook. Main Hall after the Tripitaka House, according to legend Tang monk Xuanzang West learn to come back, have a book hidden in here. From the floor, right under theMay arrivePark, the garden is particularly unique Cuiwei booths. Mingyue after conception Sanyou kiosks, because kiosks next song, plum, bamboo, "The year old is coldThree Friends" and its name.
Langya Temple by the South East will see loopholesSouth fontanelwith beamless hall. Beamless hall built in the mountain, backed by mountains, in the face ofSouth fontanel, it noWooden beam, all Department of masonry structure, so its unique architectural style is known. PeakSouth fontanelboarded here overlooking the Yangtze River and the southernZhu Fengof the majestic appearance, near bird's-eye view, such as shade cover, clouds and wind around, gurgling streams, beautiful natural scenery of Langyashan the handsome, fascinating. Down from the north, is a boulder-lined slopes, there are holes under the cloud and the rock-song attractions
  Langyashan Mountain Scenic Zone is located in the mountains, five kilometers far from the west of Chuzhou city. Anciently called Motuoling, it is named after Langyang King, who lived in East Jin Dynasty and sheltered here.
   This scenic zone is comprised of Langyashan Mountain, Chengxi Lake, Gushan Lake, Hugu four scenic zones. The total area is 114 square kilometers; the main peaks are Muotuoling, Phoenix Mountain, Dafeng Mountain, Xiaofeng Mountain and Langyashan Mountain. The main attractions are forests, deep caves, lakes and running springs and streams. The rich cultural and historical sites are also attractive. The Langya Temple established in Tang Dynasty, a large amount of ancient relics and cultural sites of Piaojiadun, the Kwan-yin painting, created by Wu Daozi( in Chinese, ӣwho is a very famous Chinese painter in Tang Dynasty, and he is good at the painting on religion and characters ), carved on the stele; the cliff stele carving created by Li Youqing of Tang Dynasty and so on. Many famous celebrities in ancient China went there for relaxation. Langyashan Mountain is one of 24 cultural mountains in China. In 1988, it was listed to be the second batch of national-level scenic zone.
   This mountain is also one of Chinese important Buddhism sites; Langya Temple is the famous attraction here. So many famous people visited here and left so many famous relics. Among these attractions, the most famous site is Zuiweng Pavilion, which was famous as the NO.1 Pavilion on the earth for Ouyang Xius great article The Story of the Old Drunkard Towerwhich was written by Ouyang Xiu when he was demoted to be a small official in Chuzhou. The ancient Bixia Palace is also famous as the Taoist site.