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Baoguang Temple of Chengdu

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another beauty

Just another very scenic and historical place to visit in Chengdu lots of old tress and greenery to... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
wengloktoh
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Calgary, Canada
Beautiful, expansive grounds

This is a beautiful, peaceful must-visit temple. Allow yourself ample time to include wandering... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2016
JMac416
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Toronto, Canada
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9 Oct 2018
“another beauty”
10 Oct 2016
“Beautiful, expansive grounds”
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

Just another very scenic and historical place to visit in Chengdu lots of old tress and greenery to admire

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank wengloktoh
Reviewed 11 October 2016

This is a beautiful, peaceful must-visit temple. Allow yourself ample time to include wandering around the trails amongst the trees and gardens in which you're likely to cross paths with one of the many ginger cats that inhabit the area. If you go late in...More

Date of experience: September 2016
4  Thank JMac416
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

This is really worth a visit. I loved it. Very atmospheric and massive grounds. I loved the life sized arhats- statues of monks who've Attained nirvana - inside the grounds it's very peaceful - up there in terms of temples I've seen here!

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank PiscesTokyo
Reviewed 6 May 2016

If you were to experience only one Buddhist temple complex in China, this would not be a bad example. Nice sculpture throughout.

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank Tony L
Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

This is a holy Buddhist Temple which displayed holy relic of Buddha. At the hall of Arhat there are around 400 Arhat, with Thousand hands and eyes of Goddess of Mercy. To reach there take bus no. 650. 2 yen. Disembark at Clock Tower stop...More

Date of experience: October 2015
4  Thank Unseonsinable
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Very beautiful and peaceful. I only had short time to visit but I recommend for all travelers to visit this site.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Singapore_Star_1962
Reviewed 19 July 2015

A nicely restored temple in Xindu about 40 min north of Chengdu (per haps a good spot to combine with a trip to SanXingDui or the Panda Breeding facility both of which are also in the north). The grounds are extensive and away from the...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank mlahm
Reviewed 18 March 2015

The grounds of the temple have been restored to their pre Cultural Revolution glory. It is a glorious example of Chinese pure land Buddhism.

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed 7 March 2015

at first we weren't sure if we had made the right decision to come but were so glad that we did. loved the grounds and the people there were so friendly and helpful. We watched 2 men painting and they were quite happy to show...More

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank cooky1946
Reviewed 8 September 2014

Though the walk in is a bit strange, the rest of the site is beautiful. Watching the locals as they observe their spiritual rights, is very comforting.

Date of experience: October 2013
1  Thank Nancy154987
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