Fo Guang Shan Dong Zen Temple sits on an area of 16 acres in Jenjarom and was built in 1994. In its heart is the Dong Zen School of Buddhism, and is the cradle for the Malaysian young Buddhists.
Dong Zen Temple has a different theme for each Chinese New Year celebration, the celebration last for the entire 15 days. A visit to Dong Zen Temple for the New Year has become a tradition for many locals. Dong Zen Temple presented Buddha wall paintings from Dun Huang in year 2008, as well as many innovative, colorful and unique floats to mesmerize thousands of tourists.
The statues of the 18 Arhat gaze upon you with expressions ranging from smiles to anger as you step into the temple grounds. Hundreds of flora and fauna grow in the garden, and 33 adorable śrāmanera can be found hidden among the bed of flowers.
Fo Guang Shan Dong Zen Temple
Address: PT 2297, Jalan Sungai Buaya, Kampung Jenjarom, 42600 Jenjarom, Selangor, Malaysia
Phone: +60 3-3191 1533