CHINA HERITAGE QUARTERLY China Heritage Project, The Australian National University ISSN 1833-8461
No. 24, December 2010


The Temple of Manifest Ability 顯通寺, Wutai Shan, Shanxi | China Heritage Quarterly

The Temple of Manifest Ability
Wutai Shan, Shanxi

Sang Ye with Geremie R. Barmé



The Sutra Library (Cangjing Lou 藏经楼) to the right [Fig.1] has been substantially renovated, and the structures in front of it are all of recent provenance.[Fig.2] The bronze pillar to the right of Boerschmann's picture was purloined by the Japanese in 1940 and melted down to make bullets.