"Wenshu temple" Wenshu Temple Tip by tompt

Wenshu Temple, Chengdu: 26 reviews and 50 photos

  monks going to lunch at the Wenshu temple
by tompt
 
 

Wenshu Yuan was founded in the 6th century, and Chengdu oldest temple. The present halls date from 1691. The temple is located in the northern part of Chengdu city.
There are five halls in the complex.
Wenshu is the God of Wisdom, and many buddhists come here to worship, filling the temple halls with smoke from burning incense sticks.

The temple complex also has a tea garden and a vegetarian restaurant.

Address: Just off Renmin Zhong Lu on Wenshu Yuan Jie
Directions: Bus No.16 passes through the center of town to Renmin Zhong Lu.
Phone: +86 28 8693 2375

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Sep 28, 2004
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