The Beer Bottle Temple - Amazing!!
The temple in these photos is unbelievable. It is made entirely out of beer bottles instead of building blocks. To make it, Buddhist monks from Thailand's Sisaket province collected a million bottles to build the Wat Pa Maha Chedi Kaew temple.
Sights to Behold: The Stunning Temples of Southeast Asia
From the jungles of Cambodia, to the open plains of Bagan, to a hidden gem in the bustling Thai capital of Bangkok, here are some of the most stunning temples in Southeast Asia: Temples of Angkor, Cambodia The temple complex known as Angkor Wat was originally constructed as a Hindu site of worship in
The Ten Most Beautiful Temples in the World.
While Christians, Jews and Muslims build beautiful structures, some of the wonders of religious architecture come from Hindu, Buddhist and other temples around the world.
Don’t Miss Out on These Magnificent Thai Temples!
Wat Rong Khun Wat Rong Khun, or "The White Temple," is a Buddhist temple in northern Thailand. The construction of the temple began in 1997 as a tribute to Thai king, Rama IX, by a Thai artist who financed its construction.
This Isn't Just a Mountain, It's Also An Incredible Temple
This is Borobudur, an ancient Buddhist temple complex, which was forgotten and abandoned for centuries, though no one knows why. In fact, it was forgotten for so long that it was hidden beneath volcanic ash and overgrown jungle for hundreds of years.
Discover the Largest Temples Ever Constructed
It was once home to three Roman temples, with the Temple of Jupiter being the largest. Sadly, only 6 of its 54 original columns still stand, but they’re still impressive to behold. The best-preserved temple on the site, the Temple of Bacchus, was built sometime between 150 and 250AD.
Take a Tour Through the Gorgeous Kyoto Temples
It is a place full of traditional Japanese beliefs - Buddhist temples, Shinto shrines, palaces and beautiful gardens adorn the landscape of the city. No less than 17 of these sites in Kyoto are UNESCO heritage sites, and we will now take you through all of them.
This Piece of Buddhist Philosophy Was Made to Baffle You
But Zen Buddhists living in China from the 9th to 13th century asked a markedly different question – why should we require an explanation? Watch the video below to discover the curious philosophical thought experiments these Buddhists termed Zen kōans.
These Might Be Some of the Most Beautiful Temples on Earth
Somnath Temple in Gujarat, India (By Anhilwara, Wikimedia Commons ) This temple is located near Veraval in Saurashtra and was the victim of numerous invasions in the past.
Hard to Think of a Place More Lovely Than These Temples...
This temple is another of the seven sea temples, and is called Temple Pulaki. Pura Gere Perancak, a stone crocodile. A local monkey at Uluwatu temple. These are not a rare sight among temples and the surrounding jungle. Rambu Siwi is another of the seven sea temples in Bali.
Admire Nara, the Heart of Traditional Japanese Culture
This beautiful, meditative video will take you through those very historical landmarks, including the Great Buddha Hall and Nigatsu-Do Hall of the Todai-ji Temple, a Buddhist temple.
These Impressive Temples in Turin, Italy are a Sight to Behold
Despite clashes with the Italian police, the people of Damanhur were able to build the impressive Temples of Humanity using only simple tools. Find out more about the temples and its founder Oberto Airaudi in the video clip below.
Stunning Drone Photography of Temples Across Asia
The gifted artist and social media influencer set out to travel across seven Asian countries, such as Malaysia, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Thailand, and Singapore, among others, and find the most spectacular and one-of-a-kind temples and other religious structures in those countries.
10 Buddhist Quotes that Can Guide All, Regardless of Faith
The only way out is to nip hate in its bud 10 Buddhist Quotes of Inspiring Wisdom religion, peace, kindness, wisdom, zen, generosity, meditation, humility, Buddhism, revenge The appeal of Buddhism is undeniable, as it is more a philosophy than a religion, and its wisdom pertains to all people, regardless
15 Fascinating Places You Must Explore When Visiting Asia
Among the featured places to explore are the Gardens by the Bay, Buddha Tooth Relic Temple, and the Singapore Botanic Gardens.
These Stunning Statues of Buddha Are Worth a Visit!
Buddhist monasteries are spread across the world for those looking to find moments of calmness and serenity and a safe haven. From California to various hills all across southeast Asia , monuments have been built dedicated to honoring this great and virtuous leader of souls.
I Hope These Amazing Sacred Buildings Last for an Eternity
This faith can be seen in some absolutely gorgeous temples, many of which are ancient, and many brand-spanking new, but all utterly beautiful. Here are 10 of the most stunning Buddhist temples in Thailand. Click on images to enlarge 1.
This Beautiful Video Just Convinced Me to Go Explore Myanmar
The most popular sites reflect upon the vast Buddhist heritage of the country. Some of the most amazing places to see are The Bagan Temples, The Taukkyan War Cemetery, The Mahamuni Buddha Temple, Ananda Temple, and the visually stunning Kandawgyi Lake in Yangon.
Angkor Is a Place You Must Try and See in Your Lifetime
An aerial view of Angkor Wat, the temple dedicated to the Hindu god Vishnu and built as a representation of Mount Meru, the home of the gods and the center of the Hindu universe. The temple is also covered with intricate reliefs of Hindu gods and epics.
Ancient Eastern Architectural Splendors You Shouldn’t Miss
Numerous precious Buddhist sculptures are stored inside, as well as some of the oldest bronze and wood figures made by Japanese sculptors.
Man-Made Structures that Left Me Amazed!
Angkor Wat, Cambodia Angkor Wat is the largest first Hindu, and then Buddhist temple complex and the largest religious monument in the world.
6 Striking Lesser-Known Ancient Ruins From Famous Places
Over 2,000 Buddhist structures are dotted along the Irrawaddy River in Bagan, making for a splendid sight. The beautiful ruins of Bagan have great historical importance, and the city should be crawling with tourists.
Take a Stunning HD Tour of the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan
The Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan between India and China is a land of intense natural beauty, ancient Buddhist tradition and marvelous culture that seems like it was barely touched by time. Take a tour of stunning Bhutan, considered to be the world’s greenest country.
This Is What It Takes to Become a Shaolin Kung Fu Master
According to legend, during the 6th century, a traveling Buddhist monk from India by the name of Bodhidharma arrived at the Shaolin Temple in the Henan province of China and was distraught to see the monks were in poor physical shape due to their ascetic lifestyle. So he taught them martial arts.