Cradle of Chinese Kung Fu, Shaolin Temple kicks its way into UNESCO heritage list

发布日期:2010-08-02   字体大小:   

ZHENGZHOU, Aug. 1 (Xinhua) -- Home of Chinese Kung Fu and Zen Buddhism, China' s Shaolin Temple is now part of humanity' s cultural heritage, UNESCO has announced. The historical architecture complex in central China' s Henan Province, which invokes a sense of mystery and awe, was added Sunday morning (Beijing time) to the World Cultural Heritage List during the 34th session of the World Heritage Committee in Brasilia, Brazil.

 

Shaolin Temple Permanent Resident Complex

 

Chuzu Temple or First Patriarch Temple

 

Pagoda Forest