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Friendly atmosphere

We stopped by today to see what was going on. The people in this spiritual community were preparing... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2018
Holly K
Jackson, Tennessee
unexpected find

The outside is very colorful and special to see in this area. It was locked, but interesting to... read more

Reviewed January 19, 2018
Spring Hill, Tennessee
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Mar 31, 2018
“Friendly atmosphere”
May 29, 2018
“My first time and will be the last.”
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5214 Old Nashville Hwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37129-3054
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Reviewed May 29, 2018

My first time there as a vendor at this temple, the temple itself was fine, but workers were so rude. I have talked to other vendors and they said the same thing. I hope in the future all those folks need to know how to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank catnoys38
Reviewed March 31, 2018

We stopped by today to see what was going on. The people in this spiritual community were preparing for a festival tonight. Booths were being set up for games, food and fun. Music was playing. We were told that this is a way for them...More

Date of experience: March 2018
5  Thank Holly K
Reviewed January 19, 2018

The outside is very colorful and special to see in this area. It was locked, but interesting to see people not usually recognized practicing their religiion. I think it'd be better to visit when it's warmer and the public is invited.

Date of experience: December 2017
3  Thank kwtrav
Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

The Wat Lao Buddhist Temple is a peaceful and serene place to be. It reminded me of several temples I have been to in Cambodia. The people here are all very welcoming and friendly. The statues are beautiful as well. It is well worth the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank RamonaL34
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

In the heart of hillbilly Tennessee beats a peaceful heart. Buddhist shrines normally send a riot of color to the heavens, but this one goes even beyond that. Lao in origin, it's a marvel of angle, bright and application. Nowhere here was the easy way...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank nabenom
Reviewed September 13, 2016

They have a summer festival that is AWESOME. I was invited by a friend who attends here. It was so interesting as well a informative cultural event. I LOVED IT!!!!

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed January 13, 2016

We drove up the road from the Battlefield Park to see the Buddhist Temple. The temple is rather small as far as temples go but it was ornate with Gold inlays and very colorful. The property is lined with a brick wall which houses Ashes...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed June 6, 2015

I was thrilled to learn that a Buddhist Temple exists in Murfreesboro. I went there and felt such peace. The monks were in a session or class of some sort when i was there. So i just visited the first temple as i entered and...More

Date of experience: June 2015
3  Thank Thrifty Pilot W
Reviewed January 28, 2015

I have often passed this temple, but did not realize it was a welcoming and beautiful place to visit. After reading another advisor's review, I decided to stop by and peruse the grounds. Not only is the temple beautiful from passing by, but the ornate...More

Date of experience: January 2015
8  Thank Patty L
Reviewed May 16, 2014

Approach Stones River National Battlefield from the north on Old Nashville Pike, or drive a bit north from the battlefield. Suddenly, a surprise appears: A small but brilliantly colored elaborate Buddhist Temple! Totally unexpected in the middle of Civil War history and Tennessee farms, but...More

Date of experience: May 2014
13  Thank Liz S
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Harvey G
March 15, 2017|
Response from nabenom | Reviewed this property |
I know they're open everyday about eight or so, until five or so. I've noticed the gates usually open before anyone is visibly around.