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Samantabhadra Temple

| Jagang, Pyongyang, North Korea
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One f the few pieces of Korean culture remaining

I probably agreed with my guide that there is so little of this stuff left because the Americans... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
James H
,
Noosa Heads
Day trip to the countryside

Showcase piece none the less.. Some magnificent wooden structures on the complex that are very old... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2015
Ageeta
,
Mumbai, India
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3 weeks ago
“One f the few pieces of Korean culture remaining”
2 Oct 2015
“Day trip to the countryside”
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| Jagang, Pyongyang, North Korea
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I probably agreed with my guide that there is so little of this stuff left because the Americans dropped so many bombs on the north during the war so it was nice to see something old and cultural for a change. We met a monk...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Showcase piece none the less.. Some magnificent wooden structures on the complex that are very old and still around after so many yrs of communism.. The temple complex has little religious value today but to understand history... And original culture, must visit..

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Reviewed 30 August 2015

fairly average sight to see, the history of buddhism in North korea, of course now religion doesnt exist in North korea anymore, we asked one of the guides and they said there was 15 buddhist monks in North korea and they were at this temple,...More

1  Thank d_taddei
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