Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Su Gong Tower - Chinese tourism scenic spots

Su Gong Tower and places Minta, located in the eastern outskirts of the city of Turpan Grape 2 kilometers Munage rural village of Taiwan on the ground, is a novel form of Islam's ancient tower, which is the territory of Xinjiang, the largest existing ancient tower, to come here every year The steady stream of people visited the week.
Tower was built in the year 1778, so far 200 years of history, 44 meters high and 10 meters in diameter at the base. There are two towers at the entrance gate pass an incised stone tower, as a Uighur, one for Chinese. According to the inscription records the amount of construction Minta Gong has been reported to the Qing Dynasty to the emin Zhuo and a "Yan", and emin Zhuo and the performance of a lifetime to Liufangqiangu There are adjacent Xinjiang larger Islamic Mosque - Su Gong Tower Mosque, an area of 2500 square meters, can accommodate 1,000 worshipers. Every Rouzi Jie, Id al-Adha, the Muslim masses into the Mosque and pray for blessing.
Su Gong Tower Xinjiang is the largest existing ancient tower, built in AD 17 8, so far there are more than 200 years of history, it is a famous Qing Dynasty, Turpan and Prince emin Zhuo Suman's second son, in memory of his father's achievements, to express allegiance to the Qing Dynasty City, since a silver in 7000 constructed the two. In 1957, the autonomous region of the first tower as a key cultural unit.

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