Сяоцзинь and Maerkan. Philosophy and religion of China, on an example of provinces

Сяоцзинь and Maerkan. Philosophy and religion of China, on an example of provinces

Having passed Sygunyanshan, regular buses direct deep into the Western Sichuan. Taxi in China in this district do not enjoy wide popularity. In an hour of driving from Zhilun costs СЯОЦЗИНЬ – the dense settlement, угнездившееся in a pocket of abrupt turn of the road over the deepest gorge. If you reach here – as it was made in 1935 by participants of the Great campaign, after transition through Dasyueshan of mine, – stop in Dianhua Binguan (0837/2782888) hotel near road service station and occupy itself with survey of the syaotszinsky mosque, not operating church of the XIX century, a Buddhist monastery and ruins of 2 starenky iron suspension bridges (in 5 km from Syaotszinya, on the road to Maerkan). Directly here to you the real philosophy and religion of China will open. From Syaotszinya half-day of driving by the bus (through Danba) to Kandin connected by through service from Gantsza. The trip from Syaotszinya in Sunpan will take couple of days. On the road it is possible to stop off at the capital of the district of Aba МАЭРКАНЕ. It is the spotless modern Tibetan small town in about ten streets approximately in 4 hours’ journey on the North from Syaotszinya. The unique hotel in it, placing foreigners – Ma’erkangBinguan (0837/2822726, 2831508;) – is in a quarter behind road service station, on Tuantszetsza (Tuan-jie Jie). Pilgrimage tours China – the country religious are in these parts widespread. To Sunpanya from here buses go once a day, and you can fill the cash in the ATM of local office of the "Agrobank" (Agricultural Bank) located near hotel. On a hillside over Maerkan угнездился an operating monastery. And in 7 km to the East, at an intersection with Syaotszinskaya Road (by VI5 taxi) there is Chzhoketszi – the Tibetan village with 2 tens stone houses with brightly decked window frames and the flower front gardens looking at barley fields. Weather in China in particular entertains in the summer tourists. Rural gate are protected by a wood gun. As sharp contrast of Chzhoketszi vertical walls and a watchtower of not populated Tusyguan-chzhay (A landowner fortress) – 1 more place where Mao stopped during the Great campaign act.

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