Hong Kong Buddhist temples and monasteries is the world class Buddhist Pilgrimage attractions. Attracts a large number of tourists around the world’, these Buddhist tour to Hong Kong include the world famous Po Lin Monastery and Wong Tai Sin Temple. Located at the largest island of Hong Kong, the Po Lin Monastery is renowned for world's largest seated bronze statue of Buddha. The Po Lin Monastery on the Lantau Island is a prior attraction of Buddhism of Hongkong. The Buddhist Relics Exhibition has organized in the monastery. Numerous valued Buddhist relics, including the Longcang Sutra and the Monk Huayan Preaching Buddhist Sutras (a painting) are displayed there.
Initially, the Buddhist monastery built by three monks was called as Da Maopeng and then later renamed as Po Lin Monastery. About after 70 years, according to one popular assumption, the Po Lin Monastery will become one of the most renowned and most popular tourist destinations in Hong Kong. Sakyamuni sits on a lotus pedestal in meditation position, is the premier attraction of the place. The second Buddhist fascination of Hong Kong is Wong Tai Sin Temple, located in the province of Kowloon.
Famous Buddhist Temples & Monasteries in Hong Kong:
- Wong Tai Sin Temple
- Po Lin Monastery
- Chi Lin Nunnery