Wednesday, November 30, 2011

BUDDHIST TEMPLE

Chingrong Buddhist Vihara
CHITTAGONG


Chingrong Buddhist Vihara is oldest temple established about 2 hundred years ago. This Temple is located at Shilchari, Kaptai, Rangamati. The abbot of this Vihar is belongs to the Marma community. About fifty-sixty monks Remain here regularly. The abbot can speak Bengali and Burmese both language. Majority of the monks of this Vihar/temple are from Marma people. It is a public survice temple. The monks take part in Dana, funeral and other religious function. Chingrong Buddhist Vihara is about 76 km far from Chittagong town.

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