Quanzhou, a city of diverse culture in ancient China
The southeastern Chinese city of Quanzhou has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since July 2021. It is home to the oldest existing mosque in China, the Qingjing Mosque. Although the minaret and roof have long gone, the walls and pillars of the main prayer hall are still standing. Let's look back at Quanzhou's amazing history to understand why this super ancient mosque is here.