The Vihara Kwan Se Im Nam Hai Pu Sa, Pelabuhan Ratu Indonesia.


Vihara Kwan Se Im Nam Hai Pu Sa, better known by the name of Kwan Im temple is located in the village Kertajaya, District Simpenan, about 68  km from downtown Sukabumi. This monastery is used as places for worship of Buddhists, but visitors from other religions can  also come to visit.

This monastery is facing directly into the Indian Ocean, so visitors can enjoy the beautiful scenery. 

This place was founded on August 8, 2000 by Anothai Kamonwathin (better known as Mama Airin), a Thai who has become a citizen of Indonesia. Mama Airin had a dream to establish a monastery and searched for a suitable location with a dream to finally found this place and build the temple. 

It is quite unique when viewed altar / place of prayer in this temple, which is a combination of some various beliefs that exist in Indonesia. 

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About Arif Wibowo

Passion on Photography Live in Jakarta, Indonesia. Working in oil and gas company. Like traveling, bicycle, and photography. Born in Sukabumi, West Java. Graduate from Physics ITB 1985.
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