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Vredeveld Aziatische Kunst
Vredeveld Aziatische Kunst

The largest collection of original antique Buddha statues.

Own import from Burma

26 February

Kek Lok Si Temple

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Kek Lo Si Temple

Kek Lok Si Temple is a Buddhist temple situated in Air Itam in Penang, Malaysia. The literal meaning of Kek Lok Si Temple is Heavenly Temple, Pure Land Temple, Temple of Supreme Bliss, and Temple of Paradise. It is said to be the largest Buddhist temple in Malaysia and is important pilgrimage center for Buddhists from Hong Kong, Philippines, Singapore and other countries in Southeast Asia.

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25 February

Jabung Temple

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Jabung Temple

Jabung is a Buddhist temple which was built during the Majapahit era in the 14th century. This Buddhist temple is located in the Jabung Sisir village, Paiton area, Probolinggo district, East Java, Indonesia. The temple is made of red bricks which measure 16.20 meters. The architectural style of this temple is similar to the Bahal temple in Padang Lawas, North Sumatra.

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21 February

Kalasan Temple

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Kalasan Temple

The Buddhist temple Kalasan, also known as Candi Kalasan is an 8th-century Buddhist temple in Java, Indonesia. The temple is the oldest temple built in the Prambanan Plain. This Buddhist temple is also popularly known as Candi Kalibening. This temple is located in the Kalasan District of Sleman Regency.

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19 February

Foguang Temple

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Foguang Temple

The Foguang Temple is a Buddhist temple which was established in the 5th century during the Northern Wei dynasty. The temple is situated in Wutai County, Shanxi Province of China. The temple premises also include two major Halls- Great East Hall and Hall of Manjushri, and Zushi Pagoda along with Funerary pillars.

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16 February

Wuying Pagoda

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wuying pagoda

The Wuying Pagoda is also known as the Xingfu Temple Pagoda and the Thousand Year-old Pagoda of Wuhan. This pagoda is a Buddhist pagoda located in Wuchang, Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. Literally, the Wuying Pagoda is called as Shadowless Pagoda. It is the oldest standing architectural feature in Wuhan and has been recorded that it was built during the final reigns of the Southern Song Dynasty.

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14 February

Zhenjue Temple

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Zhenjue Temple

The English name for the Zhejue Temple is the Temple of the Great Righteous Awakening which is the most formal name for this temple. The Zhenjue Temple is most popularly known as the Five Pagoda Temple and is located in Haidian District, Beijing, China. Actually, Zhenjue Temple is a Buddhist temple complex constructed in Ming dynasty and has faced lots of renovations. The complex houses Five Pagoda Temple along with other wooden buildings.

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11 February

Buddha Dhatu Jadi

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Buddha Dhatu Temple

The Buddha Dhatu Jadi is also popularly known as the Bandarban Golden Temple which is located close to Balaghata town, Bandarban city, Bangladesh. The term "Dhatu" are the material remains of a holy person, and it is recorded that Dhatu or relic of the Buddha houses in this temple. It is also recorded that the temple is the largest Theravada Buddhist temple in Bangladesh while the Buddha statue housed in this temple is the second largest sculpture in the country.

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05 February

Buddhist Temple at Vietnam: Thay Temple

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Buddhist Temple at Vietnam Thay Temple

Thay Temple is also known as Chua Thay or Master's Temple which is situated at Quoc Oai District Vietnam. This Buddhist temple is also popularly known as Thien Phuc Tu. This temple was established during the reign of Emperor Nhan Tong of Ly dynasty, 11th century. It is regarded as one of the oldest Buddhist temple in Vietnam which is dedicated to Vietnamese Thien Master Tu Dao Hanh.

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