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Fo Guang Shan Monastery, Kaohsiung

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Learn about Buddhism and enjoy the spectacular countryside views at Fo Guang Shan Monastery, a 100 hectare (247 acre) complex. The hilltop monastery houses around 1,000 monks and preserves a tooth relic of Buddha. Walk around the tranquil garden and visit all of the eight pagodas, as well as an enormous Buddha statue. While enjoying the peaceful surroundings, you can pray, meditate, or have a vegetarian meal in one of the onsite restaurants. The monks are happy to share their knowledge with visitors. To visit Fo Guang Shan Monastery on your holiday in Kaohsiung, and find out what else Kaohsiung has to offer, use our Kaohsiung trip builder.
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  • 佛光山本山-各殿堂巡禮,祈求諸佛菩薩庇佑新的一年身心安泰,閤家平安,藉由與菩薩的接心感到無限歡喜。 春節平安燈會-現在最流行的pokemo花燈及許多特色美食和蘭花展,還可抄寫法語在新的一年開始作為今年的目標期許新的一年更為美好。 佛陀紀念館-河北雜技團的神乎奇技的表演令人感動萬分,還有展覽館展出清朝紫禁城故宮皇家的文物,不用特地到北京在佛陀紀念館就可免費看到,還有揚州八怪的字畫展覽,逛累了還有滴水...  more »
  • The Fo Guang Shan Monastery is about a 40 min bus trip from the Zuoying HSR station via the Harvard Express bus. The Monastery is very calm and make you feel that bit closer to your inner self and you...  more »
  • This is my first time here in Fo Guang Shan Monastery, and im gonna miss the place very much when i leave taiwan. I was amazed and happy seeing the temples. And the people are wonderful, the place is ...  more »