This place is a place of worship for Buddhism. The area has 12 statues of 12 Chinese zodiac signs, and one colossal statue of the Goddess of Kwan Im (goddess of love in Buddhism). Nothing to lose if you drop by here in case you happen to be in Siantar.
A beautiful and peaceful Kwan Im statue in the small town of Siantar. Different with common temple which is crowded , this temple is child friendly, even though you are not there for praying, the temple always open door welcoming you. Nice to visit before sunset.
Siantar is a small town in North Sumatra famous for its delicious local culinaries and very close to the Lake Toba. Now the town got more attention especially for the Buddhist peoples (and other religions as general), this Goddess Kwan Im statue is the biggest and tallest in South East Asia yet. Temple complex is well maintained and clean, with...