Kadampa Buddhist Temple
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T2D
N 35° 15.841 W 112° 03.395
12S E 403893 N 3902833
Quick Description: Kadampa Buddhist Temple is located at 6701 Mountain Ranch Resort Dr, Williams, AZ 86046 - approximately 9.5 miles east of Williams, Arizona
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 8/25/2020 12:53:36 PM
Waymark Code: WM131FA
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
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Long Description:
The temple sits on the Kadampa Retreat Center property and was opened late 2019. It is the fifth Kadampa World Peace Temple organized by the New Kadampa Tradition. The temple roof bears symbols of world peace. There is an eight-foot Buddha statue and other statues and artwork, gilded and painted by international Kadampa artists. The temple seats 1,000 people. The temple is open to the public and invites residents and visitors to enjoy a peaceful atmosphere in a setting rich in natural beauty. There are many programs scheduled throughout the year appealing to many walks of life.

At present, the temple and adjoining retreat are closed due to the Corona-19 virus. However, some classes and meditations are available online.

Be mindful of taking photos - always ask first. Some areas photos are okay.

"When our mind is governed by compassion, it is always at peace."
Open to visitors?: Yes

Photography Permitted Inside?: No

Statue of the Buddha present?: Yes

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Photos of the shrine are strongly encouraged when permitted otherwise please refrain from taking pictures inside and in any case, generally have respect for the religious nature of the site.

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