Fayuan Temple

The Fayuan Temple, situated in the southwest quarter of central , is one of the city's oldest and most renowned Buddhist temples. Fayuan Temple is situated nearby to , and close to .

Notable Places in the Area

The is the oldest in , China. is situated 460 metres west of Fayuan Temple. Photo: Vmenkov, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Metro station
Caishi Kou Station is an interchange subway station between Line 4 and Line 7 of the Beijing Subway. is situated 580 metres northeast of Fayuan Temple. Photo: N509FZ, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Buddhist temple
The Beijing is a Buddhist temple in Xuanwu District, , . is situated 1 km northwest of Fayuan Temple. Photo: Zeus1234, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a major city park located in to the north of Beijing South railway station, in the southern part of the city. is situated 1½ km southeast of Fayuan Temple. Photo: Yeti-Hunter, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

District is a district in central . Visitirs come here for the Houhai area to join the bar and restaurant cluster by the lake or to explore the remains of the wealthier part of historical Beijing nearby. Photo: Daniel Case, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is 's capital, and its second largest city after , with a population of more than 20 million. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

, formerly District, is an area in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Fayuan Temple

39.884° or 39° 53' 2.5" north
116.3638° or 116° 21' 49.7" east
Open Location Code
52 metres (171 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 30834367
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Burmese: Fayuan Temple
  • Chinese: Fǎyuán Sì
  • Chinese: 法源寺 (北京)
  • Chinese: 法源寺
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: معبد فيوان
  • English: Fa Yuan Temple
  • French: Temple Fayuan
  • German: Fayuan-Kloster
  • German: Fayuan-Tempel
  • German: Fayuan Si
  • German: Fayuan si
  • German: Fayuansi
  • Indonesian: Kuil Fayuan
  • Japanese: 法源寺
  • Latvian: Fajuaņa templis
  • Norwegian: Fayuantempelet
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Fa Yuan-tempelet
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Fayuan-tempelet
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Fayuantempelet
  • Polish: Świątynia Fayuan
  • Romanian: Templul Fayuan
  • Russian: Фаюань
  • Russian: Храм Фаюань
  • Spanish: Templo Fayuan
  • Spanish: Templo de Fayuan - Museo de Reliquias del Budismo
  • Swedish: Fayuantemplet

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