Maha Vihara Duta Maitreya Temple, Batam

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Smile along with Buddha at Maha Vihara Duta Maitreya Temple, one of the largest Buddhist temples in Southeast Asia. The spacious structure is dedicated to Maitreya, the laughing Buddha. Admire the many statues inside, showing the charming Buddha smiling, having tea, and communicating with various animals. Twelve statues outside represent the animals of the Chinese zodiac, which is based on year--you can find your zodiac animal and compare characteristics. Enjoy the scenic view from the balcony, or take some memorable photos at this tranquil place. Try the diverse and delicious meals in the temple's vegetarian restaurant. Before you visit Batam, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.
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  • For me, there was the biggest temple I met. Upper balcony had a great view to city and the cafe is recommended for its delicious local drinks with acceptable prices. 
    For me, there was the biggest temple I met. Upper balcony had a great view to city and the cafe is recommended for its delicious local drinks with acceptable prices.  more »
  • The temple is so big with many many status of various Buddha Gods. We must pray with our full heart and sincerity and Buddha Gods will grant you what you wish. Good LUCK !!!. 
    The temple is so big with many many status of various Buddha Gods. We must pray with our full heart and sincerity and Buddha Gods will grant you what you wish. Good LUCK !!!.  more »
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  • Great place to chill! 🍀 there's also Xingfu Cafe inside the building I very recommend the soya drinks!
  • Great place and must visit when u travel to batam, its a religious place and u will find peaceness at there i want come to here again one day

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