Amazing Temples Of The World
An intimate portrait of sacred sites
Ornate or spartan, immense or intimate, Amazing Temples of the World spotlights awe-inspiring places of worship. With this stunning book, readers will explore the Mahabhodi Temple, India, built in the location where Buddha is thought to have achieved enlightenment; the fifth-century BCE Temple of Confucius in Qufu, China, the largest Confucian temple in the world; Abu Simbel, in southern Egypt, the great carved monument to the Pharaoh Ramses II; and the Shri Swaminarayan Temple in Neasden, London, the biggest Hindu temple outside India.
Illustrated with 180 beautiful photographs, Amazing Temples of the World includes more than 150 places of worship, from traditional synagogues to modern Buddhist, Taoist, and Sikh temples.
Additional Book Details
|Release Date:||September 20, 2021|