Peace Pagoda & Japanese Temple, Darjeeling

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Peace Pagoda and the Japanese temple of Darjeeling are the most attractive tourist attraction of Darjeeling today.DSC00725Peace Pagoda, Darjeeling, IndiaDSC00714There are four Buddha statues on the four sides of the pagoda and rest of the walls are filled with wood art works relating to the life of Buddha.DSC00718Great departure of Siddhartha
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JAPANESE TEMPLE
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DSC08861Inside the temple. Photography of the prayer, hall having various Buddha statues on the first floor, is prohibited.Japanese Temple Darjeeling One of my blogger friend “Myau Myau” has read the above scripts as follows:

Above 南無妙法蓮華経 is read as “Nam-myoho-renge-kyo”. It means “I devote myself embrace to the teachings of the Lotus Sutra.”

 

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10 thoughts on “Peace Pagoda & Japanese Temple, Darjeeling

  1. The last photo’s 南無妙法蓮華経 is read as “Nam-myoho-renge-kyo”. It means “I devote myself embrace to the teachings of the Lotus Sutra.”

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