Daimiao Temple in Taishan Mountain
in the central part of Shandong Province, Mt.Taishan, with its
elevation of 1545 metres above sea level, is the first of China's
five sacred mountains and one of the national major famous scenic
areas. In1987,MtTaishan was listed in the World Natural and Cultural
Heritages by UNESCO. Taishan Mountain is located in Shandong
history, emperors and many scholars stepped on the mountain to
view its magnifi cent scenery,having left quite a many famous
poems and inscriptions.
main scenic spots are Wangmu ( Heavenly Mother ) Pool, Doumu Palace,
Jingshi ( Sutra Rock ) Valley, Heilong (Black dragon)Pool,Shanzi(Fanshaped)cliff,Changshou(Longevity)Bridge.Daimiao
Temple, situated in Tai'an City at the southern foot ofthe mountain,
was first built in the Han Dynasty, and large-scale additions
were made during the Tang and Song Dynasties. It is a key cultural
heritage under state protection.