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Seattle Betsuin Buddhist Temple

Seattle Betsuin Buddhist Temple - Seattle, Washington
Seattle Betsuin Buddhist Temple
1427 South Main Street, Seattle, WA 98144Map
+1 206 329 0800
Neighborhood: Capitol Hill/First Hill area
Overview

Seattle Betsuin Buddhist Temple made of brick looks more like a school at first glance. But then you notice the curling roof corners and ornate doors. The interior is dark, elegant and calm. The church hosts a Buddhist festival, Bon Odori, every July, often around the same time as the International District's celebration of Japanese heritage. The peaceful park across the street has an enormous temple bell sheltered under a canopy and a larger-than-life-size statue of the founder of Jodo Shinsu Buddhism. Be well. Zen.

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