Hualin Buddhist Temple
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Buddhism at its Most Lavish--and Fun
Guangzhou's opulent jade market is outshone by the nearby Hualin Temple and its 500 gold buddhas. Call out Marco and see if you hear Polo--maybe that way you'll find the Marco Polo that has been metamorphosed into a buddha. Even if you don't find it, you'll be awed by the range of facial expressions, gestures, and props displayed on these enlightened statues.
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