Foshan has a "millennium ancient village" with three confluences, where the Pearl River Delta begins

time:2023-02-09 06:12:23 source:kilakilavilla.com author:Short trip
Foshan has a "millennium ancient village" with three confluences, where the Pearl River Delta begins

Foshan, Guangdong, with a long history, is one of the birthplaces of Lingnan culture. There are many historical sites and cultural attractions preserved here. Those historical and ancient villages scattered all over Foshan are a good place to learn about the past and present of Foshan and its humanities. The ancient village I would like to recommend to you today is Jianggen Village in Sanshui District, Foshan City. It is located at the foot of Kundu Mountain, on the banks of Sixianjiao, where the three water systems of Xijiang, Beijiang and Suijiang converge here. The Pearl River Delta began in Sri Lanka. A thousand-year-old village with great cultural heritage. Looking back on history, this village was built in the first year of Xiangfu Dazhong (1008) in the Northern Song Dynasty. It was named Jianggen after the source of the river. The village has a long history, profound heritage and rich humanities. It is a legendary village and is known as The "cultural lighthouse" in Sanshui, Foshan is also a new business card for local rural tourism. Today, Jianggen Village is an ancient village with a history of more than a thousand years. Jianggen Village is an important part of Sanshui's "Xijiang Shili Gallery". People come here and have the opportunity to appreciate the spectacle of the "Mandarin Duck River" where the river is clear and turbid. Due to its special geographical location, Jianggen Village is adjacent to green water and backed by green mountains. The natural environment is excellent. Since ancient times, the villagers have lived an idyllic life of relying on the mountains to eat the mountains and relying on the water to drink water. People who have been here say that being able to live in this picturesque place is a blessing for Jianggen people, and it is also a blessing for Jianggen people to work hard for generations. According to historians and geographers, the Sixianjiao area where Jianggen Village is located is the origin of the Pearl River Delta. In the history, Jianggen Village has also produced many sages and lofty ideals, among which representatives include Lu Yuncong, Lu Shikai and other imperial examination celebrities, as well as Mr. Chen Baisha, a Dali scholar and educator in the Ming Dynasty, so that the entire ancient village is full of scholarly atmosphere. The village is quaint, the environment is beautiful and quiet, and the charm of the beautiful and pleasant Lingnan ancient village is displayed everywhere. In particular, Jianggen Village, which has been renovated and renovated, has mountains and rivers, shady trees, clean village roads, and fragrant birds and flowers. It is a new local "Internet celebrity village". In recent years, in the process of building beautiful villages, Jianggen Village has skillfully adapted measures to local conditions, combined the historical characteristics of the ancient villages with the landscape style, and explored the historical and cultural heritage of the millennium Jianggen, Sixian culture, Fengqi Kundu, etc. Reproducing the humanistic stories of Jiang Genxian, diligence, and integrity, it will be named "Guangdong Province's Famous Village for Farmhouse Style Improvement" in 2020. With the development of rural tourism and ancient village culture, Jianggen Village has attracted more and more foreigners to come here. , a few songs of songbirds breaking toward the smoke. If you want to know the dancer boy Guanle, he will visit Jianggen Village with the flowers. Coming here, you can feel the rural style that is adjacent to the city but far away from the hustle and bustle, and feel a peaceful and comfortable slow time. In the alleys and dwellings, at inadvertent corners, the imprint of Jianggen Village's youth over the years, as well as the sense of happiness, gain and security of the local villagers, are revealed from the inside out. [Original works, please do not forward! Thank you for reading, please click to follow me to share more wonderful original travel articles with you]

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