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Buddhist Temple



This is a list of Buddhist temples, monasteries, stupas, and pagodas for which there are World Heritage Encyclopedia articles, sorted by location.

Contents

Australia

Australian Capital Territory

New South Wales

Queensland

South Australia

Victoria

Western Australia

Bangladesh

Bhutan


Bumthang

  • Kurjey Lhakhang - one of Bhutan's most sacred temples - image of Guru Rinopche enshrined in rock.

Paro

  • Rinpung Dzong
  • Paro Taktsang (Tiger's Nest) - perched on a 1,200 meter cliff, this is one of Bhutan's most spectacular monasteries.

Punakha

Phobjika

Thimphu

Cambodia


Angkor


Kampong Thom

Phnom Penh

Pursat

Canada

British Columbia

Nova Scotia

Ontario

Quebec

China





Anhui

Beijing

Fujian

Guangdong

Hainan

  • Nanshan Temple (Sanya)

Hebei

Henan

Hohhot

Hubei

Hong Kong

Jiangsu

Jiangxi

Ningxia

  • Baisigou Square Pagoda

Quanzhou

  • Kaiyuan Temple

Shaanxi

Shandong

Shanghai

Shanxi

Sichuan

Yunnan

Zhejiang

India

Andhra Pradesh


Karnataka

Arunachal Pradesh

Bihar

Goa

Buddhist caves exist in following places in Goa:

  • Arambol (Harahara)
  • Bandora (Bandivataka)
  • Kudne (Kundivataka)
  • Margao (Mathagrama)
  • Rivona (Rishivana)

Buddha idols have been found in several places, and some temples, some are still in worship and are considered now as Hindu gods. Monasteries used to exist in many places, and it can be seen from the names of the modern villages. For example, Viharas have been found in modern Divachali or ancient Dipakavishaya, Lamgaon or ancient Lamagrama and many other places.

Himachal Pradesh


Jammu and Kashmir

Madhya Pradesh

Maharahstra

Orissa


Sikkim

Tamil Nadu

Uttar Pradesh

West Bengal

Indonesia


Sumatra

  • Candi Muaro Jambi
  • Candi Muara Takus

West Java

  • Candi Batujaya

Central Java

East Java

  • Candi Surawana
  • Candi Jabung

Israel

Japan

Fukui

Fukuoka

Gifu

Hiroshima

Hyōgo

Iwate

Kagawa

Kanagawa

Kyoto


Miyagi

Nagano

Nagasaki

Nara


Osaka

Saitama

Shiga

Shizuoka

Tochigi

Tokyo

Toyama

Wakayama

Yamagata

Yamaguchi

Yamanashi

South Korea

See also: Korean Buddhist temples

Seoul

Gyeonggi

Gangwon

North Chungcheong

South Chungcheong

North Gyeongsang

South Gyeongsang

North Jeolla

North Pyeongan

South Jeolla

Daejeon

Laos

Vientiane

Luang Phrabang

Malaysia


Kuala Lumpur

Malacca

Penang

Perak

Mongolia

Main article: List of Buddhist temples in Mongolia

Ulan Bator

Övörkhangai

Selenge

Myanmar



Main article: Pagodas in Burma

Yangon Region

Yangon (Rangoon)

Mandalay Region

Bagan (Pagan)
Mandalay

Rakhine State

Bago Region

Bago
Pyay

Mon State

Shan State

Nepal

Kapilbastu District

Kathmandu District

Mustang District

Rupandehi District

  • Lumbini, birthplace of Siddhartha Gautama Buddha

New Zealand

Philippines

Manila

  • IBPS Manila, Philippines (Fo Guang Shan Manila) (菲律賓馬尼拉佛光山)
  • World Fellowship of Buddhists, Philippines (世界佛教徒联谊会)
  • Ocean Sky Chan Monastery, Philippines (海天禅寺)

Davao

  • Lon Wa Buddhist Temple, Philippines (隆華禪寺)

Singapore

South Africa

Sri Lanka


Anuradhapura

Balapitiya

Colombo

Dambulla

Kandy

Kalutara

  • Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple

Kelaniya

Madampe

Taiwan

Tanzania

Thailand



Bangkok

Chiang Mai

Chiang Rai

Kanchanaburi

Pathum Thani

Phetchabun

  • Wat Pha Sorn Kaew

Saraburi

Surat Thani

Ko Samui

  • Wat Phra Yai (Big Buddha)
  • Wat Khunaram (Temple of the Mummy Monk)
  • Wat Lamai
  • Wat Plai Laem (Guanyin temple)

Phitsanulok

Tibet


Europe



Denmark

England

France

Germany

Hungary

Italy

Poland

Scotland

Slovenia

Spain

Sweden

Russia

Uganda

United States






Arizona

Colorado

California

Connecticut

Florida

Georgia

Hawaii

Illinois

Kentucky

Louisiana

Maryland

Massachusetts

Michigan

Minnesota

Nebraska

New Jersey

  • So Shim Sa Zen Center

New Mexico

New York

North Carolina

Ohio

  • Cleveland Buddhist Temple

Oregon

Rhode Island

Texas

Utah

Virginia

Washington

Wisconsin

Vietnam




An Giang

Bắc Ninh

Bình Dương

Đà Lạt

Đồng Nai

Hà Nội

Hồ Chí Minh City (Sài Gòn)

Huế

Hưng Yên

Kiên Giang

Ninh Bình

Nam Định

Nha Trang

Phú Yên

Sóc Trăng

Thái Bình

Tiền Giang

Vũng Tàu

See also

Notes

External links

  • BuddhaNet's Comprehensive Directory of Buddhist Temples sorted by country
  • Buddhactivity Dharma Centres database

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