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Address: Quadra Sgas 915 | Lotes 75/76, Brasilia, Federal District 70390-150, Brazil
Phone Number: +55 61 3114-1070
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The Temple of Good Will (TGW) is an ecumenical monument located in Brazil's...

The Temple of Good Will (TGW) is an ecumenical monument located in Brazil's capital. It was conceived and built by Jose de Paiva Netto, President of the Legion of Good Will (LBV), who inaugurated it in October 1989. Every year it receives more than one million pilgrims, making it the most visited place in the city, according to official data from the State Secretariat of Tourism of the Federal District (SETUR). Acclaimed by the people as one of the Seven Wonders of Brasilia, the TGW is on the official list of monuments for tourists to visit during the 2014 FIFA World Cup. It is part of the Legion of Good Will's Ecumenical Complex, together with the World Parliament of Ecumenical Fraternity, the LBV's ParlaMundi.

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Great palce for relax

Children to young that they want to run and climb everything may not be the most indicated company for this place, but apart of that this place is close to the Parque da Cidade... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Brasilia, DF
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Brasilia, DF
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Children to young that they want to run and climb everything may not be the most indicated company for this place, but apart of that this place is close to the Parque da Cidade and could be a great choice for relaxing and enjoin some silence at the dusk, especially if you took a most meditative day.

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Brasilia, DF
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This ecumenic temple is focused on religious agnostic worship. People can do a small spiral walk that finishes under a huge crystal, supposed to help you clean yur energies.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

Is a place where there is not distinction of religions everyone are welcome it’s very quiet and it’s the perfect place to do a meditation of ourselves, after that you can be in peace with yourself and with the world. Don’t forget to write your best wishes for the world.

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Thank olorjo83
brasilia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

There is something magic in Templo da Boa Vontade! It is an amazing place to keep yourself in contact with Creator!

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Brasilia, DF
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

This temple is an interesting place to be visited. It has plenty of space and is a good option for relaxation. There is a library, a cafeteria and it can be easily reached by public transport or on foot depending on where you are.

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Brasilia, DF
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Short trip from the city center. It is worth the visit if you want to have some meditation time and to refill your spirit, whatever religion or belief you have.

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Thank Gustavo C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

The Templo da Boa Vontade is a magical place to go. I recommend doing the spiral walk. Were you star outside de spiral walking in the black floor meditating and releasing all the negative things, when you get to the middle of the spiral on top of the temple and below your feet there are two immense crystal stones and... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

This is a wonderful complex for the spiritually minded. If you are spiritually minded, you may be by the end of your visit. The Temple itself is very inspiring and really must be experienced.

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Lima, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

my husband told me it has some occult meaning because the architecture is so strange... well, i dont know about those things but i enjoyed the visit.

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Brasilia, DF
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

Templo da Boa Vontade (Goodwill Temple), in spite of what its name suggests, has no link to any religion. It is allegedly a place of meditation and introspection. Beautiful architecture.

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