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During the Second World War, Chongqing served as the temporary capital of the Republic of China, making it the focus of Japanese bombing.

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Daoxuan, a famous Tang Dynasty (618-907) monk, once wrote that an official rite to pray for rain to end a persistent drought was held in front of the temple, and it rained as if the prayers had been heard in heaven.

That was how the temple got its name Fugan, which means "feeling the blessing".

Souvenir and food stalls alternate with cafes and restaurants in Jin Li and Kuan Xiangzi --even the Starbucks is "old fashioned." #3 FOOD In the capital city of Sichuan its notable cuisine is everywhere...

in restaurants and inexpensive hot pot shops and stalls scattered liberally around town.

Sichuan, formerly romanized Szechuan, is a province in southwest China occupying most of the Sichuan Basin and the easternmost part of the Tibetan Plateau between the Jinsha River on the west, the Daba Mountains in the north, and the Yungui Plateau to the south. In antiquity, Sichuan was the home of the ancient states of Ba and Shu.

Their conquest by Qin strengthened it and paved the way for the First Emperor's unification of China under the Qin Dynasty.

CHENGDU • Archaeologists have discovered a temple - deemed to have been lost for nearly a millennium - in downtown Chengdu, capital of China's Sichuan province, "We have excavated only a part of the temple's area, but already have a glimpse of its past glory," said Mr Yi Li, who led the excavation project.

He said the excavation team has found the temple's foundation, ruins of surrounding buildings, wells, roads and ditches.

Archaeologists also unearthed more than 1,000 tablets inscribed with Buddhist scriptures and more than 500 pieces of stone sculpture, as well as glazed tiles with inscriptions.