Culture: Religion 宗教 · Temples 寺庙
Benzhu Temples 本主庙

Benzhu are the patron saints of many Bai villages.

Zashipeng Benzhu Temple
杂石棚本主庙

Picture: Zashipeng Benzhu Temple 杂石棚本主庙
Zashipeng Benzhu Temple 杂石棚本主庙

Shendu
神部

Picture: Duan Zongbang 段宗膀 in 神部
Duan Zongbang 段宗膀 in 神部

Jiutanshen
九坛神

Picture: Jiutanshen 九坛神
Jiutanshen 九坛神

Shangcang Benzhu Temple
上沧本主庙

Picture: Shangcang Benzhu Temple 上沧本主庙
Shangcang Benzhu Temple 上沧本主庙

Zhoucheng Longquan Temple
周城龙泉寺

Picture: Zhoucheng Longquan Temple 周城龙泉寺
Zhoucheng Longquan Temple 周城龙泉寺

Yinqiao Village Benzhu Temple
银桥村本主庙

Picture: Yinqiao Village. Benzhu Temple
Yinqiao Village. Benzhu Temple

Chaoyang Benzhu Temple
朝阳本主庙

Picture: Chaoyang Benzhu Temple 朝阳本主庙
Chaoyang Benzhu Temple 朝阳本主庙

Heyijiang Benzhu Temple
河矣江本主庙

Picture: Heyijiang Benzhu Temple 河矣江本主庙
Heyijiang Benzhu Temple 河矣江本主庙

Liuying Ersheng Temple
柳营二圣宫

Picture: Liuying Ersheng Temple 柳营二圣宫
Liuying Ersheng Temple 柳营二圣宫

Shilong Benzhu Temple
石龙本主庙

Picture: Shilong Benzhu Temple 石龙本主庙
Shilong Benzhu Temple 石龙本主庙

Fotang Benzhu Temple
佛堂本主庙

Picture: Fotang Benzhu Temple 佛堂本主庙
Fotang Benzhu Temple 佛堂本主庙

Xiamo Benzhu Temple
下末本主庙

Picture: Xiamo Benzhu Temple 下末本主庙
Xiamo Benzhu Temple 下末本主庙

Fengyangyi Benzhu Temple
凤阳邑本主庙

Picture: Fengyangyi Benzhu Temple 凤阳邑本主庙
Fengyangyi Benzhu Temple 凤阳邑本主庙

Wozhong Benzhu Temple
萂中本主庙

Picture: Wozhong Benzhu Temple
Wozhong Benzhu Temple

Sanyang Benzhu Temple
三阳本主庙

Picture: Sanyang Benzhu Temple
Sanyang Benzhu Temple

Signuai Temple
四姑奶庙

Picture: 下鸡邑四姑奶庙
下鸡邑四姑奶庙

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