In this year’s 2020, the second decade from the turn of the century in Beijing the Capital of China also the People’s Republic of China, in which is also the year of the rat, marking its six hundred years anniversary of the Forbidden city that marks the transitional point of in between the middle of the Ming Dynasty (1368- 1644) transitionally from Nanjing to Beijing towards the Qing Dynasty (1636-1644-1911) …. The Imperial Palace seen so many countless seasonally transitional equinoxes but further its six hundred years is iconic, but it’s five hundred ninety nine years it marks it Autumn Equinox…. In which it only took twelve years to build the same of the Daming Palace of The Tang Dynasty Xian Imperial Capital only it was least twenty times larger…



During the construction of the Forbidden City in which the Forbidden city is also known to be the second Construction of the Palace museum in which Beijing was considered due it was a lower cost than the original site in which have cost more due to its location of being remote location also the cost rebuilding a whole imperial capital city from the ground up during half way from the Ming Dynasty from Nanjing to Zhongdu – Beijing- But the prequel to this architectural splendor, hidden about 1,000 kilometers away in Fengyang county, Anhui province- China – People’s republic of China..  Both in which have receiving having the same amount of earthworks but the Zhongdu site was halted …..

The Forbidden City Turret memoriesmemories of ancient buildings in the hearts of the people in the city… in which the corner Turrets of the Forbidden city are astronomy designed inspired  as a constellation marker points for observing the night sky as the Forbidden city is also designed as massive observatory complex, the turrets also too serving as a watch guarding tower…..   紫禁城成The turret of the Forbidden City, across the Tongzi River, has been stared at for 600 years and taken by the camera for nearly 100 years, because it is beautiful and unforgettable. Standing on a high wall of nearly 10 meters, reflected in the 52-meter wide moat, it moves and quietly, one virtual and one real, which is like a Chinese landscape painting. The turret is a square pavilion with triple eaves, overlaid with a cross-ridged Xieshan roof, on four sides, each of which has 7 wing corners up and down, a total of 28 wing corners. Therefore, no matter you look at the turret from any angle, the interconnected wing corners will make you dizzy. The beauty of Huifei can be a model of ancient Chinese architecture. The turret has seen countless vicissitudes in the past 600 years, but it has always been with generations, and those who love it from generation to generation have been repairing and protecting it. When you read the turret, you are reading the years it bears, and it is not yourself.

【角楼记忆-城市人们心里对古建的记忆】紫禁城的角楼,隔着筒子河,已经被凝视了600年,被相机拍了近100年,因为它美的一眼难忘。矗立在近10米的高墙之上,倒映在52米宽的护城河之中,一动一静,一虚一实,这是如中国山水画一般的美感。角楼是座三重檐的方亭,上覆十字脊歇山屋顶,四个面,每一面都上下攒聚起7个翼角,一共28个翼角。所以,无论站在任何角度看角楼,互相关联的翼角都让你目不暇接,翬飞之美堪为中国古建筑的典范。 角楼600年来,阅尽了无数沧桑变迁,却始终陪伴着一代代人,一代代爱它的人又一直修缮保护着它。读角楼,读的是它承载的岁月,读得又何尝不是自己。

Imagines credits are of the Forbidden City –Imperial Palace –Beijing – China- People’s Republic of China also from the Series Weibo北京卫视上新了故宫 Treasures in the Forbidden City…

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