1:-> Tiger’s Nest Monastery, perched precariously on the edge of a 3,000 feet high cliff in Paro Valley is one of the holiest places in Bhutan

2:-> Wat Rong Khun in Chiang Mai, Thailand is unlike any Buddhist temple in the world……..

3:-> Prambanan is a Hindu Temple in Central Java, Indonesia, The temple was built in 850 CE, and is composed of 8 main shrines & 250 surrounding smaller ones……

4-> No one knows exactly when the Shwedagon Paya[wiki](or Pagoda) in Myanmar was built – legend has it that it is 2,500 years old though archaeologists estimate that it was built between the 6th & 10th century……

5-> Temple of Heaven is a Taoist temple in Beijing, the capital of China. The temple was constructed in 14th century by Emperor Yongle of the Ming Dynasty………

6:-> Chion in Temple was built in 1234 CE to honor the founder of Jodo(Pure Land) Buddhism, a priest named Honen, who fasted to death in the very spot……..

7:-> In the 19th century, Dutch occupiers of Indonesia found a massive ancient ruin deep in the jungles of Java. What they discovered was the complex of Borobudur, a gigantic structure built with nearly 2 million cubic feet (55,000 meter cube) of stones. the temple has nearly 2,700 relief panels & 504 Buddha statues……..

8:-> The Harmandir Sahib (meaning The Abode of God) or simply the Golden Temple [wiki] in Punjab, India is the most sacred shrine of Sikhism……

9:-> The Temple of Srirangam (Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple [wiki]), in the India city of Tiruchirapalli (or Trichy) , is the largest functioning Hindu temple in the world (Ankor Wat is the largest of all temple, but it is currently non-functioning as a temple – see below)……….

10-> Last but definitely not least is the largest temple in history & the inspiration to countless novels & action movies of Hollywood : Ankor Wat……..

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