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Tongdosa, Yangsan

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Tongdosa is a head temple of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism and in the southern part of Mt. Chiseosan near Yangsan City, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea.Tongdosa is one of the Three Jewel Temples of Korea and represents the Buddha. Tongdosa is famous because there are no statues outside of the Buddha at the temple because the "real shrines of the Buddha" are preserved at Tongdosa. Courtyards at the temple are arrayed around several stupas that house the Buddha's relics.OriginsTongdosa was established by the monk Jajang after returning from China in 646 CE, during the reign of Queen Seondeok of Silla. It thrived throughout the Unified Silla and Goryeo periods, when Buddhism was the state religion, and remained strong even in the Joseon Dynasty.Tongdosa is reputeded to house several relics of the Sakyamuni Buddha himself, including a robe, a begging bowl, and a bone from his skull, all relics that Jajang brought back from the travels to China he undertook in 636 to study with ten other monks.Only one building, the Daeungjeon (main Dharma worship hall), survived the Imjin wars in the late 16th century; the other buildings were rebuilt later that period. In the mid 15th century at the height of its prosperity, Tongdosa is said to have had hundreds of buildings and thousands of monks. For over 1,300 years Tongdosa's Beopdeung (temple candle) has never gone out.
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  • To get to the temple you need to do a little walking or have a car. No buses go to the actual was about a 20 minute walk from the entrance (which cost 3000 won to enter, or I was just stupid...  read more »
  • Good morning starts at the main entrance of the pedestrian walk is good, especially the Pine Grove when the doldrums early summer it feels cool and refreshing to walk down that path. Daewoong I and got to the temple and the feeling of a good, the Buddha set take Sari steel staircase, it was seeing a wheel turns the wishes of hope. Well I wasn't incense wished your family's health. Mind when your hair goes heavy, complex is a great place.
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  • A direct bus ride from the Terminal catapults Highway 30 minutes where you can arrive if you know a lot of people with the Busan beomeosa Temple, as if in one of the lovely and beautiful park is like the feeling of walking down the road ... Hotel ^^
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  • Tongdosa is a Buddha of Jean shrine and gold columns lyrics (欄 袈 裟-embroidered gold thread lyrics), and because of the location of the most euddeumin are fire temples of Sambo. South Korean inspectors, each in its own unique personality and characteristics and land through the illegal placement of Garan spread. In particular, if the character of the temples of Sambo. In other words, come to the shrine of the Buddha good morning lyrics are the inner fire (Buddha 寶) Bon temples, Haeinsa, the word of the Buddha (the Patent Act), the law looks palmandaejanggyeong (法 寶) Temple, song Kwang-live aid's national affairs are national affairs since sixteen people win (僧 寶) temple name. It was chain of Buddhism, law, Seung Sambo is a part of each temple is specially highlighted depending on which will be expressed. The name thaw I scenic, young livestock Tongdosa is a Silla Queen seondeok for 15 years my 27 (646) was founded by the monk jajang matching tins for the domestic best Garan (伽 藍). Young at the time of the Buddha, is the King of Iran buy livestock International was on the East side of the castle is the name of the mountain. This mountain is Buddha Buddha after 『 Lotus Sutra (hokke 經) 』, the most renowned performer and where Eagles gather because young livestock known to live. So this is a form of illegal to stand directly on the mountain India young livestock and over (印 於 通 Mt. du called the hexagon 度 靈 鷲 山 形) as good morning. Tongdosa is a Buddha of Jean shrine and gold columns lyrics (欄 袈 裟-embroidered gold thread lyrics), and because of the location of the most euddeumin are fire temples of Sambo. Good morning Korea Buddhist euddeumin clay (Buddha called Jodo Shinshu 刹) species, blow, and the local moment (國 hooked, 刹) are the reason here. In particular, the gentleman of Jin Lee of Buddha Buddha Chedi are the No. 1 enemy destroy resting Palace because it is not known for its temples and Buddha statues before daewoong. Tongdosa daewoong ago is actually alive and breathing Buddha revealed other temples because the space of the other religious symbols before daewoong. Therefore, Jung-shape (丁 字 形), each with a different name in the side slope of the wíhǎan (Chen 額) hanging, East is hung (,, 殿), to the West is the bladder (廣, 方 殿), South of steel stairs (剛 戒 壇), to the North are the enemy destroyed Palace (寂 滅 寶 shrine) is written.
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  • Entrance fee per person per 2,000 won. You can also go inside the ride vehicle, but the car was built on the side of the entrance to the walk at 2 am and good morning recommendations.
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  • Located on the outskirts of Pusan. family outing a good place to. 1-hour walk of the inside and outside. Approximately 1 hour's drive away in Busan, Korea.
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