Taiwan is a popular destination of many tourists all over the world with delicious cuisine, modern shopping malls and luxury buildings. However, it would be an omission if you just visit the attractive destinations and overlook the ancient and sacred temples. Buddhist architectures in Taiwan are amazing and very important in the spiritual life of the people in this beautiful island country.
FoGuang Shan MonasteryFoGuang Shan Monastery will make you feel stunned with the majestic and voluminous works here. With more than 20 buildings of chancels and sanctuary, FoGuang Shan is the convergence place of many Buddhists. At the central of the monastery, there is a giant Buddha statue with gentle smile imposing in the blue sky. This is the highest copper statue in the world today with a height of up to 108m. The two rows of stupas seem to create two walls shielding the way to the Buddha statue.
FoGuang Shan Monastery