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Vihara Avalokitsvara - Statue of Dewi Kwan Im

Jln. Pane, Pematangsiantar 21134, Indonesia
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Big Kwan Im

You can see big statue of Kwan Im here. I think same big with the one I saw in Penang Kek Lok Si... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ruth D
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Still wonder such a great Buddhist statue in Siantar City... Become the icon of this city... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Pematangsiantar, Indonesia
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11 Apr 2017
3 Jan 2017
“Tranquil and Majestic”
Jln. Pane, Pematangsiantar 21134, Indonesia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can see big statue of Kwan Im here. I think same big with the one I saw in Penang Kek Lok Si Temple. You can see 12 shio in Chinese here. There is a pond around the temple with many statue

Thank Ruth D
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Still wonder such a great Buddhist statue in Siantar City... Become the icon of this city. Multicultural ..

Thank hansensiantar
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This place is a place of worship for Buddhism. The area has 12 statues of 12 Chinese zodiac signs, and one colossal statue of the Goddess of Kwan Im (goddess of love in Buddhism). Nothing to lose if you drop by here in case you...More

Thank Davi_Sukses
Reviewed 21 January 2016

By my experience this temple still have another step towards the completion of construction. But the statue has been standing majestically. There are another Buddha character statue around the Kwan Im. However, you will find peace atmosphere in this place.

Thank Aurora Ribka M
Reviewed 20 October 2015

It is in the Chin district where many Chinese dwell.It is in a temple where Budhists pay theri harmony) It i a pity many jobs are leto the goddess an Buddha as well.It is uarded by 4 big guardians, named Wind (Fung), Tiu (striking the...More

Thank pierrehsing
Reviewed 15 October 2015

En-route from Parapat to Medan there is not much in terms of tourist attraction points unless you like endless rubber and palm oil plantations. Just to have an excuse to stretch your legs you may consider a stop at Vihara Avalokitsvara with the Statue of...More

Thank HorasSamosir
Reviewed 28 September 2015

A beautiful and peaceful Kwan Im statue in the small town of Siantar. Different with common temple which is crowded , this temple is child friendly, even though you are not there for praying, the temple always open door welcoming you. Nice to visit before...More

Thank wientje76
Reviewed 7 September 2015

After from Prapat, went to Siantar City, and heads up to one of the tallest Kwan Im statue in Medan. The place is nice. And peaceful.

Thank CheSan C
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Siantar is a small town in North Sumatra famous for its delicious local culinaries and very close to the Lake Toba. Now the town got more attention especially for the Buddhist peoples (and other religions as general), this Goddess Kwan Im statue is the biggest...More

Thank WilliamLow
Reviewed 30 September 2014

i think this is the tallest statue ive seen before. so cool and religious. nice view from the top . :)

Thank Yohana P
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