Month: March 2020

  • Singapore Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery

    The largest monastery in Singapore is home to a crematorium, a college, and one of Asia’s largest indoor Buddha statues. Resting amidst a mix of residential buildings and industrial estates is the largest monastery in Singapore. Built in 1921, Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery, or Bright Hill Temple, is a Buddhist temple complex […]

  • Base of sixth century temple found in Stung Treng province

    Officials in Stung Treng province have discovered the foundation of a sixth century temple during a survey in a biodiversity conservation corridor in Borei O’Svay Senchey district. The foundation and an ancient pond nearby were found on Tuesday during a joint survey carried out by the provincial environment and culture and fine arts departments in […]