Godaido Temple is a 400 year old buddhist worship hall on a small island in Matsushima Bay, Japan. To get to the island from the mainland, you cross a red wooden bridge called Sukashi-bashi (“see through bridge”) because you can see the ocean through the large gaps in the floor.

Left Speechless in Matsushima Bay, Japan

Godaido Temple is a 400 year old buddhist worship hall on a small island in Matsushima Bay, Japan. To get to the island from the mainland, you cross a red wooden bridge called Sukashi-bashi (“see through bridge”) because you can see the ocean through the large gaps in the floor.

A photo taken at a temple in Thailand of some beautiful bells that are rung as part of Buddhist worship.

Fabulous Friday Foto: Bells at a Temple in Thailand

A photo taken at a temple in Thailand of some beautiful bells that are rung as part of Buddhist worship.

Located in the middle of the most extensive Chinatown in the world outside of Asia, the Tien Hau Temple is the oldest Buddhist house of worship in the neighborhood, and claims to be the oldest Chinese temple in the country. Founded in 1853, the temple is situated on Waverly Place, accessible by four flights of stairs.

Located in the middle of the most extensive Chinatown in the world outside of Asia, the Tien Hau Temple is the oldest Buddhist house of worship in the neighborhood, and claims to be the oldest Chinese temple in the country. Founded in 1853, the temple is situated on Waverly Place, accessible by four flights of stairs.

Originally dedicated to Hindu deities, it was reconsecrated to Mahayana Buddhist worship during a monumental reconstruction undertaken by Jayavarman VII in the late 12th and early 13th centuries.

Originally dedicated to Hindu deities, it was reconsecrated to Mahayana Buddhist worship during a monumental reconstruction undertaken by Jayavarman VII in the late 12th and early 13th centuries.

images of buddhists at worship | Buddhism: Buddhist Worship

images of buddhists at worship | Buddhism: Buddhist Worship

#ShwedagonPagoda is one of the most beautiful buddhist temples in #Myanmar. When we were there, the place was full of visitors and not possible to take a picture of just the tower of the pagoda. It dominates the #Yangon skyline at 99 meters in height. http://www.mariacomestotown.com/temples-of-worship/

#ShwedagonPagoda is one of the most beautiful buddhist temples in #Myanmar. When we were there, the place was full of visitors and not possible to take a picture of just the tower of the pagoda. It dominates the #Yangon skyline at 99 meters in height. http://www.mariacomestotown.com/temples-of-worship/

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