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The 10 Most Unbelievable Temples in the World

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Temple of Heaven (天坛)

A Ming temple, Temple of Heaven or Tian tan was built by the Yongle Emperor, who also built the Forbidden City, as a stage for the important rituals performed by the emperor, or Son of Heaven.

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Temple of Heaven, Beijing...I had a magical moment here once with Meg and Julia Luthringer...or, the Rottenburgers, as I have come to call them!

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Temple of Heaven (天坛)

China, Beijing, Temple of Heaven on today's tour. Park was full of Chinese playing cards and singing. Cool

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Temple of Heaven China https://www.facebook.com/mytravelswithmymumblog http://www.mytravelswithmymum.com/destinations-beijing-forbidden-city/

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The Temple of Heaven, literally the Altar of Heaven is a complex of religious buildings situated in the south-eastern part of central Beijing.

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