entry ticket
entry ticket
Photos taken at the Ding Tomb to the north-east of Beijing in October 2006. Please click on the image to enlarge it.
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The Emperor's Throne
The Empress Throne
don't forget to jump through this gate and yell - to wade off evil spirits of the tomb
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Photos taken at the Sacred Way - Museum of Ming Tombs to the north-east of Beijing in October 2006. The 36 stone figures were erected in 15th century (legendary and 'usual' animals, and state officials). Please click on the image to enlarge it.
The Sacred Way
Crouching Lion
Standing Lion
Crouching Xiezhi
Standing Xiezhi
Prone Camel
Standing Camel
Prone Elephant
Standing Elephant
Crouching Oilin
Standing Oilin
Prone Horse
Standing Horse
Officials
The Sacred Way
Tablet Pavillion