Travelogue

Spiritual Stop

We made a impromptu stop over when we passed by Sam Poh Tong at Ipoh just now.

Sam Poh Tong 2014 (4)

The trees in the hidden cave were serene and green.

Ling Sen Tong 2014 (2)

The endless curtain of pagoda inscent was mesmerizing.

Sam Poh Tong 2014 (5)

The twinkling candles sway with the cool cave winds. No word, no thought.

It was a wonderful stop before the driving journey from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur.

Dudjom New Treasure Temple 2014 (2)

Some people may not be aware that these temples are just a stone throw away from Gopeng Road.

Sam Poh Tong 2014 (1)

Sam Poh Tong was (1993) awarded the best landscaped garden in Malaysia.

Sam Poh Tong 2014 (2)

Now, the temple needs a heavy dose of maintenance to restore to its formal glory.

Sam Poh Tong 2014 (6)

The temple still have a impressive man-made landscaped mountain in the stagnant pond.

Sam Poh Tong 2014 (3)

There is a new Tibetan temple next door.

Dudjom New Treasure Temple 2014 (1)

And Ling Sen Tong and Nan Tian Tong on the same road.

Ling Sen Tong 2014 (1)

After a brief stop, time to brace the heat and hit the road.

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