Dingri, Tibet: Cornerstone Laying Ceremony being Grandly Held for the Reconstruction of Qomolangma Guandi Temple

 

World Guangong Culture News: At 11:00 on May 6, 2014, Qomolangma Guandi Temple groundbreaking ceremony was grandly held on the Ganggar Mount, Dingri County, Tibet.
      The Ganggar Mount, south of State Road 318, is 4390 meters above sea level, with the worlds highest Mt Everest, Mt Cho Oyu, Mt Shishapangma on its southeast. They stand tall between the snow land and the blue sky, pure and holy! 

In the worlds highest Qomolangma Guandi Temple under construction, the hall demonstrates a blend between Tibetan and Chinese with red walls and yellow tiles, carved beams and painted rafters and dragons head high in the air. And it will tower above the snow-capped Ganggar Mount. The construction area of the hall is 880 m2 and its inner height 440 m2, forming the four figures of 8844 C exactly the height of Mt Everest. And this was decided by Dingri County Magistrate Wang Shen after soliciting opinions from various experts and scholars of Tibetan and Han nationalities at home and friends abroad. The hall of Qomolangma Guandi Temple was funded by Deyuan Group (Shenyang).
It was reported that after the completion of the hall, there will be further construction of the square, gate, chapel and side halls of Qomolangma Guandi Temple and Tibet Guandi Culture Exhibition Hall under the promotion of the local government and friends at home and abroad.

 

   Qomolangma Guandi Temple groundbreaking ceremony

 

  Guests holds cornerstone laying ceremony for the reconstruction of Qomolangma Guandi Temple

 

    Qomolangma Guandi Temple groundbreaking ceremony

 

    From right to left: Dingri County Party Secretary Dunzhu, Shigatse Prefectural Party Deputy Secretary Dai Jingbin, Hubei Provincial Party Committee United Front Work Department Overseas Center Director Zhu Zhengming, Shigatse Prefectural Party Committee Propaganda Minister Rong Xinlong, Dingri County Magistrate Wang Shen have a cordial conversation on the reconstruction site of Qomolangma Guandi Temple. 

 

   Tibetan people present at the groundbreaking ceremony for the reconstruction of Qomolangma Guandi Temple

     Shigatse Prefectural Party Deputy Secretary Dai Jingbin gives a speech at the groundbreaking ceremony

   Hubei Provincial Party Committee United Front Work Department Overseas Center Director Zhu Zhengming gives a speech at the groundbreaking ceremony

 

  Deyuan Group (Shenyang) Chairman Ms Cui Yujing gives a speech at the groundbreaking ceremony

From right to left: Cui Yujing, Shen Jie, Li Chunfu make measurements on the Ganggar Mount, Dingri County for the reconstruction of Qomolangma Guandi Temple

  Deyuan Group (Shenyang) Chairman Ms Cui Yujing in her speech expressed special thanks to the Chinese and Tibetan people for their support for the reconstruction of Qomolangma Guandi Temple and the determination to spread the Guangong spirit of loyalty, bravery and faith on the snowy plateau.

 

 

   Dingri County Party Secretary Dunzhu gives a speech at the groundbreaking ceremony

The sound of roaring and festive firecrackers echoed on the snowy plateau for long, when all guests laid the cornerstone for the construction of Qomolangma Guandi Temple.
In honor of the groundbreaking, Chairman Cui Yujing brought thousands of strings of colorful beads Shenyang for the Chinese and Tibetan people present at the ceremony.
Local government and people of all nationalities sang high praise for Ms Cuis kindness. It was reported that knowing the reconstruction of Qomolangma Guandi Temple, Tibetan and Chinese people in Ganggar Mount spontaneously organized walking around the mountain to celebrate the reconstruction.

 

 

Follow-up report: On the day, Chairman Cui Yujing with her party passed Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon in the evening on her way to Lhasa Gonggar Airport, when a shower of rain fell from the sky and two beautiful rainbows slowly rose over the Yarlung Zangbo River - a spectacular sight
      (Contributing author: Zhu Zhengming; contributing photographers: Shen Jie, Xu Xiaojun and Zhu Zhengming)



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