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Daming Temple

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spacious grounds

Go early in the mornings, A quiet retreat, the monastery complex is set in spacious grounds. There... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mark T
Singapore, Singapore
Temple with view on the top

I'm not the architecture expert but the buildings inside this temple were built in different style... read more

Reviewed January 14, 2019
Bangkok, Thailand
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4 weeks ago
“spacious grounds”
Jan 14, 2019
“Temple with view on the top”
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No.1 Pingshantang, Shugangzhongfeng, Yangzhou 225002, China
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go early in the mornings, A quiet retreat, the monastery complex is set in spacious grounds. There is not the crowded smoky confusion often found in Chinese City Temples. Leaving the temple's main entrance, walk left down the road 400 meters and you come to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mark T
Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

I'm not the architecture expert but the buildings inside this temple were built in different style from other chinese temples. I don't know how this style is called but for me it looks so ZEN.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ltp_BKK
Reviewed May 22, 2018

I recommend a visit to the Daming Temple. It is a beautiful building with stunning views from the top. I have mobility problems and was allowed to use the lift to take me almost to the top. We were also allowed to ring the huge...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank cassG62
Reviewed March 27, 2017

This temple is set in large grounds which include a lake and a pagoda. Contrary to the reviews of 2014 and 2013, I found it well maintained and quite smart. Compared to other temples we've visited, I thought the temple buildings were not as impressive...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank CorshamRay
Reviewed December 12, 2016

This amazing Buddhist Temple is a real attraction in Yangzhou,China.it is a great piece of Chinese architecture.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank asifjah
Reviewed May 1, 2016

I enjoyed the visit here. The gardens were beautiful and despite the crowds it was peaceful. There were several people praying and lighting candles in the one courtyard we were in. It was interesting to see the different religious and cultural practices. We were only...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Jaboda
Reviewed April 14, 2016

Daming temple is a wonderful site to visit. Absolutely worth a visit. Take your time and respect the culture. We found it to be inspiring and lots of great photo opportunities. I strongly recommend this to any tourists, especially those of us from Western Cultures....More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank purcelin
Reviewed February 26, 2016

if history and a understanding of OLD China..this site is a Must I would recommend to any traveler. Repect, that is an religious site also

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank yrret02
Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

Ewe to Daming temple after exit from North gate of Slender west lake.Entry ticket is expensive at 30 RmB..Temple is like any other Buddhist temple in China.Nothing great,

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Deepak G
Reviewed April 13, 2015

Daming temple is one of the most ancient temple in China, about 1500 years old ascending to South Dynasty. And it's flourishing in Tang Dynasty after Master Jianzhen took a east sea journey to Japan to preast Buhdism. In song dynasty, one of the literary...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Cecilia O
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