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Bronze Statue of Master Xuanzang

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Address: Dayanta North Square , Yanta District, Xi'an 710061, China
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The founder of the Wilg goose Pagoda..

this statue is just outside the Wild goose pagoda. There is a big square outside the pagoda where u can see this bronze statue. He is the monk who built this pagoda and since he... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2016
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Once you see this statue, be prepared to get off the bus. you can also navigate your way back to the bus stop through this statue. There's also a lot of eateries nearby.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

this statue is just outside the Wild goose pagoda. There is a big square outside the pagoda where u can see this bronze statue. He is the monk who built this pagoda and since he was nursed by a wild goose when he was severely ill thus he gave it its current name. The monk also visited India and has... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

This is located next to the Wild Goose Pagoda. Evening events are great and you can see all the local activities gathering around the area.

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Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016 via mobile

Master Xuanzang is associated with the journey west epic in Chinese folklore. Nice to see his statue - you can stop on the way to the Wild Goose Pagoda just behind. All part of China's rich heritage! Worth a few minutes of your time.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

The statue of Master Xuanzang reminds us of the importance he was in commencing the teaching of Buddhism in China. If for nothing else the viewing of the statue is important. See it at night too for a different perspective.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

Master Xuanzang was the premise for The Journey West folklore / fairy tale of traveling west with his disciples (Monkey King, Piglet, etc.) to bring back scriptures. Beautiful view of the Big Goose Pagoda in background. Also a temple that the emperor built at the time.

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Xi'an, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

Master xuan zhang visited Indian and styled there for 16 year and bought 676 something Buddhist text sutra from India and translated all in Chinese at pangoda Great Buddhist monk Silk Road xi'an to India , that's how Nihao meet Namaste

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

He was 13 years old when he began his life of purity, and opened the monastery. I'm glad they have the statue to remind you why the pagoda is there.

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Qingdao, China
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

We passed this statue and didn't even bother stopping. We gave it a 5 second gander and continued our journey to buy some roujiamo.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

If you really like Chinese history take the time for a picture of this statue you will be glad you did get you photo with Master Xuanzang

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