Most Beautiful Temples Around The World
These incredible temples keep the religion and history alive, and they are a great tourist attraction today.
Sri Ranganathaswamy, Srirangam, India
This incredible temple is out of great importance of the Hindu religion, and it’s dedicated to the god Vishnu.
The Harmandir Sahib, Punjab, India
Or the golden temple, is made of real gold, marble and precious stone. Here, Buda and Guru Nanak used to meditate.
Temple of Heaven, China
This Taoist temple in Beijing, China, the most important Taoist temple, it’s built according to philosophical requirements, and many Taoists are coming here each year.
Shwedagon Pagoda, Burma
This incredible Buddhist temple ,also known as The Golden Shrine, is made of more than 9 tones of the precious metal. Here lies eight hear from the hair of Buddha himself, and there are four large statues for his prayers.
Borobudur is absolutely the greatest and biggest Buddhist temple in the world. Here, many Buddhist from all over the world gather for Buddha’s birthday, for a massive celebration. Borobudur is one of the 7 world wonders.
Angkor Wat, Cambodia
Cambodians are so proud of their monument that it appears on the national flag. Angkor Wat is considered as the biggest religious complex in the world, and it was built in the 12th century, originally to the god of Vishnu, but later, around the 15th or 16th century it becomes a Buddhist temple.
Potala Palace and Jokhang Temple, Tibet, China
This great temple on the hill was the home to the current Dalai Lama, until he was forced to leave to India when China occupied Tibet.
Wat Rong Khun, Chiang Rai, Thailand
Absolutely the most breathtaking white temple in Thailand, and it is still in construction. It is know as the contemporary temple in Thailand.
St. Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City
The largest renaissance church was built by the well known Michelangelo, and it’s magnificent inside is attracting many tourists each year.
Philae Temple, Egypt
This temple dates since 400BC, and it was dedicated to the god of Isis.
Temple of Hephaestus, Greece
The condition of the temple of the craftsman Hephaestus is so great, considered it was built 2.500 years ago.
The Batu Caves Hindu Shrine, Malaysia
The largest Hindu Shrine outside of India is not too old, but is so magical that leaves without words.
The Church of the Savior on Blood in Saint Petersburg, Russia
One of the Europe’s most beautiful churches lies in the very centre of St. Petersburg.
St. Sava Temple, Belgrade, Serbia
The largest orthodox church in the world is located in the Vracar are of Belgrade, and it’s dedicated to St. Sava who founded the Serbian Orthodox church.
The Hanging Monastery, China
This incredible monastery is literally hanging on the rock outside Datong, China.