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Gwaneumsa Temple, Jeju

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  • Gwaneumsa Temple is close to Jeju National University and about 1 KM from the Gwaneumsa trail head to go to the top of Halla-san (the tallest mountain in South Korea). I've been to the temple many tim...  more »
  • This temple is surprising not so much building itself in the traditional Oriental style, how much of a huge number of statues. But not harubanov, as everywhere on Jeju Island. The Buddha is surrounded by monks, and probably hundreds, if not thousand! Monks along stone fences sit in the Lotus position. And the ones that lined amphitheatre behind the gilded Buddha, figures very similar to women. Why is unclear, it is unlikely that Buddhists like to perpetuate all posledovatel′nic female religion.
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  • Sure not the most beautiful Temple (of jeju) but if you are near the place, go and take a look. I can say that the Temple near the Sangbangsan Mountain is much more beautifull.