Heavenly Queen Temple | MAZU

Heavenly Queen Temple | MAZU

Heavenly Queen Temple | MAZUTHE remarkable transformation of a vacant Maribyrnong River site into a Buddhist temple complex began with a 16-metre statue of the Heavenly Queen.

Sydenham train line passengers have a perfect view of the statue, which is just south of the railway line, opposite the Newells Paddock site.

The stainless steel, gold-painted statue was designed and made in Nanjing, China. Heavenly Queen, also known as 'Mazu', Lin Mo Liang A.D. 960-987) was born on Meizhou Island in FuJian Province during the Sung Dynasty in China.

The six-building 35,930-square-metre site was remediated and sold to the Heavenly Queen Society. Includes a memorial hall, souvenir shop, office, exhibition centre, drum tower, a secondary temple, bell tower, lake pavilion and extensive Chinese gardens.


❊ Address & Contact ❊


Heavenly Queen Temple | MAZU⊜ 20 Joseph Road Footscray | Map
20 Joseph RoadFootscray
(03) 9689 0688

❊ Web Links ❊


Heavenly Queen Temple | MAZU 

www.heavenlyqueentemple.com

Google Map of location

www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au

From tannery dumping ground and glue factory, the Heavenly Queen rises

www.buddhismaustralia.org

Heavenly Queen Temple Gallery

Source: Spiritual life for dumping site - theadvocate









Trending HOT


View Event: Things to see, hear & do this weekend
Things to see, hear & do this weekend
Make the most of your weekend in Melbourne with these fabulous events. No city does it better than Melbourne, so get out and discover the very best shows, festivals, ..





Update Page Request