Gate of conferring blessings


Gate of conferring blessings

Gate of blessings (Xiqing men)

The door of blessings is the gateway between the Qianlong Palace and the eastern annexes. Behind the door is the Gate of Imperial Supremacy and the famous decoration of the nine dragons (Jiulong bi), while in front is the Archery Pavilion (Jian Ting).

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