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Buddha Memorial Center built in Kaohsiung, China's Taiwan


12:49, December 23, 2011

Two Buddhist nuns walk past a gate at the newly-built Buddha Memorial Center in Kaohsiung, southeast China's Taiwan, Dec. 22, 2011. Built next to the Fo Guang Shan Monastery, a Buddhist temple in Kaohsiung, the Buddha Memorial Center is to be consecrated on Dec. 25, 2011. A Buddha's tooth relic will also be escorted here on the same day and enshrined for future worship. With an area that exceeds 100 hectares, the complex consists of various facilities, including a welcoming hall, eight Chinese-style pagodas, a square, a memorial hall and a Buddha statue. (Xinhua/Jin Liangkuai)

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