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HK Temple Run Day : Wong Tai Sin, Chi Lin & 10000 Buddhas

HK Temple Run Day : Wong Tai Sin, Chi Lin & 10000 Buddhas

I took a Chinese visitor to Hong Kong to see some of the local temple culture on a temple run… Read More

6 years ago
Engakuji Temple : Kamakura Japan

Engakuji Temple : Kamakura Japan

One of the largest Zen Buddhist temples in Japan and situated in a gorgeous forested area in the lovely Kamakura,… Read More

6 years ago
Great Buddha Kotokuin Temple : Kamakura Japan

Great Buddha Kotokuin Temple : Kamakura Japan

Continuing the temple tour of the magical Kamakura area, a daytrip from Tokyo, is Japan's second tallest Buddha statue at… Read More

6 years ago
Xishiku Church of the Saviour Cathedral : Beijing

Xishiku Church of the Saviour Cathedral : Beijing

To my surprise, Beijing has a bit of a religious diversity. I wasn't expecting to find anything other than Daoist,… Read More

6 years ago
Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine : Kamakora Japan

Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine : Kamakora Japan

Kamakora, a daytrip away from Tokyo, is a magical town filled with temples and shrines. Of all the shrines in… Read More

6 years ago
Treasure Hill Temple : Taipei

Treasure Hill Temple : Taipei

Next to the newly renovated Treasure Hill - a military neighborhood turned artist village - lies an old temple dedicated… Read More

7 years ago
Museum of World Religions : Taipei

Museum of World Religions : Taipei

If the Puppetry Museum and the Museum of Drinking Water didn't convince you there are lots of great little museums… Read More

7 years ago
Jing’an Temple : Shanghai

Jing’an Temple : Shanghai

There are a number of temples around Shanghai worth visiting (City God Temple, Confucius Temple, etc.), but Jing An Temple… Read More

8 years ago
Nanputuo Temple : Xiamen

Nanputuo Temple : Xiamen

Next to Xiamen University, considered one of the must-visit attractions of Xiamen, is the Nanputuo Temple - said to date… Read More

8 years ago
Zhi Nan Temple : Taipei

Zhi Nan Temple : Taipei

Up the monkey mountains of Muzha (Houshan, 猴山) on the terrific Maokong Gondola is one of Taipei’s prime temples –… Read More

8 years ago
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