The Buddist Temple : 万佛殿 Wan fo dian.

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During the last visit to one of my Lomo buddies in his hometown, he brought us to a temple nearby his house. We went to the Wan Fo Dian temple.

It isn’t one of those big and famous kinds of temple, but it’s a very tiny peaceful place for the Buddhist praying and has a hall for some activities. Though it might be small there is a big pond where there are a lot of fish and turtles. The Buddhist believe that it’s a good deed if you are letting off your pets to a place where they can find freedom. So the fish and turtles there are normally the pets from the public. They set them free in the pond, instead of letting them off at the drain, or river. The visitors will buy bread and feed them. So they will never starve.

There are hills beside the pond. The scenery there doesn’t look like we are in Malaysia, but it’s more like we are at those foreign country like China. There are a lot of visitors during our visit, but none of them speak or laugh loudly. Everyone is respecting the place, and talk softly. A very peaceful place.

http://www.pahangbuddhist.com/

written by eva_eva on 2009-04-17 in #world #locations #temple #fisheye2 #kuantan #pahang #ebx #lc-a #buddist

12 Comments

  1. breakphreak
    breakphreak ·

    like the photos

    by the way, putting a country name and a city or something will make your entry more googleable :)

  2. oldskool_rider
    oldskool_rider ·

    stunning photos!!

  3. ripsta
    ripsta ·

    love the clouds
    nice

  4. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    Beautiful shots! :))

  5. stouf
    stouf ·

    Oh yeah ! amazing gallery !

  6. eva_eva
    eva_eva ·

    breakphreak, thanks for ur suggestion. will add the country name everytime i write for location next time :)

    thanks oldskool_rider, vicuna, stouf and ripsta. :)

  7. comezone
    comezone ·

    great colors!

  8. comezone
    comezone ·

    7 and 12 are awesome!

  9. breakphreak
    breakphreak ·

    N12 is the funniest no doubt!!! :)

  10. eva_eva
    eva_eva ·

    thanks comezone and breakphreak :)

  11. coca
    coca ·

    love pictures nº1 and nº8!!

  12. edmund_li
    edmund_li ·

    i saw myself!!! muahahaha

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