Temple of Zhang Zhongjing

Zhang Zhongjing is the memorial site built to commemorate Zhang Zhongjing, a great doctor in the Eastern Dynasty who was reputed as the "medical sage," and a great man in the world history of medicine. Zhang Zhongjing first began his political carreer during the reign of Emperor Ling in the Han Dynasty. He left his government post and returned home, dedicating his life to medicine. The pioneering work of Treatise on Febrile and Miscellaneous Diseases integrated the applications of mechanism, therapy, prescription and unique medical theory of differential diagnosis.