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.

Facts & Stats on Jade Buddha Temple (Yufo Si)

Go Historic ID
318885
Names
Jade Buddha Temple (Yufo Si)
Yu Fo Si
Location
Dates
1882; rebuilt 1918-28

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Anyuan Lu 170
Shanghai, China
Contact
021/6266-3668

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Jade Buddha Temple (Yufo Si) - Shanghai, China