CULTURE & TOURISM TEMPLES Mahasa Temple

Mahasa Temple

마하사외부전경 마하사 대웅전 석조석가여래삼존상 마하사 응진전 석조나한상
  • Temple NameMahasa Temple
  • Location2039 Yeonsan 6-dong, Yeonje-gu, Busan
  • Cultural PropertiesHyeonwangdo of Mahasa (City Tangible Cultural Property No. 54) and others.

Overview

Geumryeon-san, which belongs to Yeonje-gu, has a temple standing proudly.

It has a history as long as Beomeosa. Maha of Mahasa is a Sanskrit word, meanings “superb”, “noble”, or “great”.
So, it literally means “a great temple”. It has been sais since the ancient times that the current location of, Mahasa, carries the lay of the land where the golden crane incubates eggs, as described in the phrase of “Geumhakporan”.

Thus, you will get warm energy once you step into the temple gate.

Cultural Properties

  • Hyeonwangdo of Mahasa (City Tangible Cultural Property No. 54)
  • Yeongsanhoesangdo of Mahasa (City Cultural Artifact No. 15)
  • Yeongsanhoesangdo at Eungjinjeon, Mahasa (City Cultural Artifact No. 16)
  • 16-Nahando at Eungjinjeon, Mahasa (City Cultural Artifact No. 17)
  • Three Stone Buddha Statue at Eungjinjeon, Mahasa (City Cultural Artifact No. 18)
  • Three Wooden Buddha Statue at Eungjinjeon, Mahasa (City Cultural Artifact No. 18)
  • Stone Statue of Buddha's Disciples at Eungjinjeon, Mahasa (City Cultural Artifact No. 20)

Location