Jade Buddha Temple (Yufo Si) Shanghai, China 1882; rebuilt 1918-28
This is an active Chan (Zen) Buddhist monastery but the real emphasis is squarely on tourism. What the busloads come for are the temple's two gorgeous white jade Buddhas.
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- Jade Buddha Temple (Yufo Si)Yu Fo Si
- 31.243380° N, 121.440167° E
- Anyuan Lu 170