Example sentences for: pagoda

How can you use “pagoda” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The vermilion Sai-to (West Pagoda) was built in 1980 on the site of the long-destroyed original.

  • The modern minaret is known as the “Plain (or Naked) Pagoda,” in contrast to the Flower Pagoda of the Buddhist temple.

  • Its most arresting site is Little Western Heaven (Xiao Xi Tian), which consists of a square pagoda and four towers, erected as a shrine to the Goddess of Mercy (Guanyin) in 1770.

  • To the southwest of Kyoto Station is Toji, one of Kyoto’s oldest temples, whose massive pagoda is the largest in Japan.

  • Though it’s shorter, slimmer, and slightly newer than the Big Wild Goose Pagoda, the Small Wild Goose Pagoda (Xiaoyanta), built in a.d. 707, has more tiers: 13 at the moment.

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