About Shaoguan

Sháoguān, historically known as Shaozhou, Shíuchow, Shaokwan and Shao-chow (also known as Xaocheu in Willem Blaeu's maps and as Chau Chew in Johan Nieuhof's illustration), is a prefecture-level city in the north of Southern China's Guangdong province. It is home to the mummified remains of the sixth Zen Buddhist patriarch Huineng