In China burned down the biggest Buddhist pagoda in the world

News 10 December, 2017

Buddhist pagoda, composed of 16 floors and 150 meters in height, was the world’s tallest pagoda made entirely of wood. This morning, a Buddhist sanctuary caught fire for unknown reasons.


Pagoda Tyan’in in Sichuan province refers to the part of the ancient temple complex built in the 10th century ad. This temple complex was erected by members of the Imperial dynasty tin. In addition, Tyan’in entered the Guinness Book of records as the tallest wooden structure on the planet.

Eyewitnesses captured the fire on video.