List of Buddhist temples

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

Borobudur temple at Magelang, Indonesia was the largest Buddhist Temple in the world and was one of the 7 wonders by UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Brahmavihara-Arama temple at Bali, Indonesia was the Buddhist Temple with traditional Balinese influence.
Maya Devi temple at Lumbini, Nepal was the birthplace of Buddha.
Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya, Bihar, India was the place of Buddha's Enlightenment.
Ancient Buddhist monasteries near Dhamekh Stupa Monument Site at Sarnath, Uttar Pradesh, India where Buddha delivered his first teaching.
The Parinirvana Temple with the Parinirvana Stupa at Kushinagar, India where Buddha attained Parinirvana after his death

AustraliaEdit

Australian Capital TerritoryEdit

New South WalesEdit

QueenslandEdit

South AustraliaEdit

VictoriaEdit

Western AustraliaEdit

BangladeshEdit

Archaeological sitesEdit

BhutanEdit

 
Paro Taktsang (Tiger's Nest)

BumthangEdit

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

ParoEdit

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

PunakhaEdit

PhobjikaEdit

ThimphuEdit

BrazilEdit

CambodiaEdit

 
Prasat Angkor Wat
 
Wat Preah Keo Morokot
 
Wat Phnom.

Siem Reap ProvinceEdit

Kampong Thom ProvinceEdit

Phnom PenhEdit

Pursat ProvinceEdit

CanadaEdit

British ColumbiaEdit

 
Monastère Bouddhiste de Tam Bao Son, Canton d'Harrington, Laurentides, Québec

Nova ScotiaEdit

OntarioEdit

People's Republic of ChinaEdit

 
The Tianning Pagoda in Beijing, built around 1120.
 
The Putuo Zongcheng Temple in Hebei, represents a fusion of Chinese and Tibetan architectural style.
 
Tianning Temple (Changzhou) in Jiangsu - the tallest pagoda and the tallest wooden structure in the world.[1]
 
Giant Wild Goose Pagoda, Xi'an, Shaanxi province.
 
Golden Temple (Chinese Buddhist) at the summit of Emei Shan, in Sichuan. Emei Shan is one of the Four Sacred Mountains of Chinese Buddhism.
 
The Three Pagodas of Chong Sheng Temple, Dali City, Yunnan.

AnhuiEdit

BeijingEdit

FujianEdit

FuzhouEdit

GuangdongEdit

HainanEdit

HebeiEdit

HenanEdit

HohhotEdit

HubeiEdit

Hong KongEdit

JiangsuEdit

JiangxiEdit

MacauEdit

  • Kun Iam Temple, (also known as Pou Chai Temple, Chinese: 普濟禪院)

NingxiaEdit

ShaanxiEdit

ShandongEdit

ShanghaiEdit

ShanxiEdit

SichuanEdit

Tibet Autonomous RegionEdit

 
The Jokhang Temple in Lhasa, Tibet.

YunnanEdit

ZhejiangEdit

EuropeEdit

 
The Pagode de Vincennes, originally the Cameroon Pavilion of the 1931 Paris Colonial Exposition.
 
Das Buddhistische Haus in Berlin - the oldest Buddhist temple in Europe.
 
The main stupa at Samyé Ling monastery in Scotland

DenmarkEdit

FranceEdit

GermanyEdit

GreeceEdit

HungaryEdit

ItalyEdit

The NetherlandsEdit

PolandEdit

SloveniaEdit

SpainEdit

SwedenEdit

United KingdomEdit

IndiaEdit

Andhra PradeshEdit

 
Buddhist Monastery Remnants, Ramatheertham, Andhra Pradesh

Arunachal PradeshEdit

BiharEdit

GoaEdit

Buddhist caves exist in following places in Goa:[citation needed]

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 PradeshEdit

Jammu and KashmirEdit

KarnatakaEdit

KeralaEdit

Madhya PradeshEdit

MaharashtraEdit

 
Deekshabhoomi, Buddhism revival place in India

OrissaEdit

 
Dhauli, Orissa

SikkimEdit

Tamil NaduEdit

Uttar PradeshEdit

West BengalEdit

IndonesiaEdit

 
Candi Banyunibo located in a paddy field southeast of Ratu Boko

BaliEdit

East JavaEdit

Central JavaEdit

West JavaEdit

SumatraEdit

IsraelEdit

JapanEdit

FukuiEdit

FukuokaEdit

GifuEdit

HiroshimaEdit

HyōgoEdit

IwateEdit

KagawaEdit

 
Zentsū-ji (Kūkai's birthplace)

KanagawaEdit

KyotoEdit

 
Kinkaku-ji (Rinzai-Shōkoku-ji sect), the Temple of the Golden Pavilion, located in Kyoto. It was built in Muromachi period.

MiyagiEdit

NaganoEdit

NagasakiEdit

NagoyaEdit

NaraEdit

 
Tōdai-ji's Daibutsu in Nara, Nara

OsakaEdit

  • Shitennō-ji (the first Buddhist and oldest officially administered temple in Japan)

SaitamaEdit

ShigaEdit

 
Konpon Chū-dō of Enryakuji in Ōtsu, Shiga

ShizuokaEdit

TochigiEdit

TokyoEdit

ToyamaEdit

WakayamaEdit

 
Danjogaran of Mount Kōya

YamagataEdit

YamaguchiEdit

YamanashiEdit

LaosEdit

 
Pha That Luang

VientianeEdit

Luang PhrabangEdit

MalaysiaEdit

 
Kek Lok Si Temple, Penang.
 
Sri Lanka Buddhist Temple (from Lorong Timur), Sentul, Kuala Lumpur
 
Puu Jih Shih Temple, Sandakan, Sabah.
 
Jade Dragon Temple, Sibu, Sarawak.

Kuala LumpurEdit

MalaccaEdit

PenangEdit

KelantanEdit

PerakEdit

PahangEdit

JohorEdit

SabahEdit

SarawakEdit

MongoliaEdit

 
Golden Temple at Gandan Monastery in Ulan Bator.

UlaanbaatarEdit

ÖvörkhangaiEdit

SelengeEdit

MyanmarEdit

 
Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon – the most revered pagoda in Myanmar.
 
Ancient pagodas are built in the Mon style, Bagan.
 
Dhammayangyi Temple – a pyramid-shaped Buddhist temple.

Yangon RegionEdit

Yangon (Rangoon)

Mandalay RegionEdit

Bagan (Pagan)
Mandalay

Rakhine StateEdit

Bago RegionEdit

Bago
Pyay

Mon StateEdit

Shan StateEdit

NepalEdit

 
The Great Drigung Kagyud Lotus Stupa in Lumbini, Nepal

Kapilbastu DistrictEdit

  • Tilaurakot, archeological site as the location for the historical site of Kapilavastu

Kathmandu DistrictEdit

Lalitpur DistrictEdit

Mustang DistrictEdit

Rupandehi DistrictEdit

Solukhumbu DistrictEdit

New ZealandEdit

PhilippinesEdit

 
Seng Guan Temple

DavaoEdit

Metro ManilaEdit

Republic of China (Taiwan)Edit

 
Fo Guang Shan Buddha Memorial Center, Taiwan.

RussiaEdit

SingaporeEdit

 
Modern architecture of the Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum in Singapore.

South AfricaEdit

South KoreaEdit

SeoulEdit

GyeonggiEdit

GangwonEdit

North ChungcheongEdit

South ChungcheongEdit

North GyeongsangEdit

South GyeongsangEdit

North JeollaEdit

North PyeonganEdit

South JeollaEdit

DaejeonEdit

Sri LankaEdit

 
Dambulla Golden Cave Temple
 
Mahiyangana Dagoba

AmparaEdit

AnuradhapuraEdit

BadullaEdit

BalapitiyaEdit

ColomboEdit

DambullaEdit

HambantotaEdit

JaffnaEdit

KandyEdit

KalutaraEdit

KelaniyaEdit

KurunegalaEdit

MadampeEdit

MahiyanganayaEdit

MataleEdit

PolgahawelaEdit

PolonnaruwaEdit

TrincomaleeEdit

TanzaniaEdit

ThailandEdit

 
Wat Traimit contains Golden Buddha - the world's largest solid gold statue.

AyutthayaEdit

BangkokEdit

Chiang MaiEdit

Chiang RaiEdit

LampangEdit

LamphunEdit

KanchanaburiEdit

Nakhon Si ThammaratEdit

Pathum ThaniEdit

PhitsanulokEdit

PhetchabunEdit

SaraburiEdit

Surat ThaniEdit

Ko SamuiEdit

UgandaEdit

United StatesEdit

 
Hsi Lai Temple (Chinese) in Hacienda Heights, California – the largest Buddhist temple in the United States.
 
Deer Park Monastery meditation hall (Vietnamese) in Escondido, California.
 
Shambhala Center (Tibetan) in Boulder, Colorado.
 
Kadampa Buddhist Temple in Seattle, Washington.
 
Wat Buddhavas of Houston (Thai) in Houston, Texas.
 
Linh Quang Buddhist Center (Vietnamese) in Lincoln, Nebraska.

CaliforniaEdit

ColoradoEdit

ConnecticutEdit

FloridaEdit

GeorgiaEdit

HawaiiEdit

IllinoisEdit

KentuckyEdit

LouisianaEdit

MarylandEdit

MassachusettsEdit

MichiganEdit

MinnesotaEdit

NebraskaEdit

NevadaEdit

New JerseyEdit

New MexicoEdit

New YorkEdit

North CarolinaEdit

OhioEdit

OregonEdit

Rhode IslandEdit

TexasEdit

UtahEdit

VirginiaEdit

WashingtonEdit

WisconsinEdit

VietnamEdit

 
Dâu Pagoda in Bắc Ninh Province is the oldest Buddhist temple in Vietnam
 
Bái Đính Temple in Ninh Bình Province – the largest complex of Buddhist temples in Vietnam

An GiangEdit

Bắc NinhEdit

Bình DươngEdit

Đà LạtEdit

Đồng NaiEdit

Hà NộiEdit

Hồ Chí Minh City (Sài Gòn)Edit

HuếEdit

Hưng YênEdit

Kiên GiangEdit

Ninh BìnhEdit

Nam ĐịnhEdit

Nha TrangEdit

Phú YênEdit

Sóc TrăngEdit

Thái BìnhEdit

Tiền GiangEdit

Vũng TàuEdit

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ China Daily. (April 30, 2007). World's Tallest Pagoda Inaugurated. Chinadaily.com.cn. Retrieved on 2008-05-22.
  2. ^ "Kalachakra Stupa in Karma Berchen Ling".
  3. ^ "Βουδιστική Στούπα, Παναγία των Βράχων, Ορεινή Κορινθία".
  4. ^ "Ελληνικοί προορισμοί: Από τη Βουδιστική Στούπα μέχρι τον άγνωστο κρατήρα της Αττικής!Μυστικά μέρη που περιμένουν να τα ανακαλύψεις". September 30, 2017.
  5. ^ "SkyscraperPage – Chung-Tai Buddhist Temple". 2008-11-08.

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