Temple Information 'Jikjisa'

  • Address : 95, Jikjisa-gil, Daehang-myeon, Gimcheon-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Republic of Korea
  • Tel : 010-6356-6084 or 054-429-1716 / Fax : +82-54-436-3174
  • E-mail : jikjisa@templestay.com

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Meaning to this visit & Helpful

Truly memorable experience. The temple is in a beautiful, peaceful location... opportunity to join the monks for prayers and take part in 108 prostration allowed time for reflection and... ...

Wonderful experience

What a beautiful enriching experience. M.. did a wonderful job of catering for the needs of older western visitors with Buddhist knowledge... ...

Peaceful New Year

It was really nice to start the New Year in a different, mindful & peaceful way. I enjoyed waking up at a day, participating in the chanting & then trek up the mountain to see the sunrise. Also, the early meditation session helped to start the year with a clear & calm mind! I feel like I...

Clarity

The staff and monks/nuns are very welcoming and warm. I felt comfortable even in trying to do new things and observe new rules. The program schedule was quite good with interesting cultural and historical things to learn. While some parts were physically challenging. the feelin...

Calming

Excellent program, relaxing atmosphere.I felt what I really get an authentic insight that the real daily life of a monk in Korea.I would like to stay again in the future for a longer period of time.The 108 prostration made me feel more appreciative of what I have. ...

Open mind

Dec. 2018When I cam to the temple stay. I was a bit nervous, because I was not sure what to expect. But arriving in the temple made the nervousness disappear. The temple has a amazing atmosphere; really calm end warm. The people organizing the templestay were really friendly and helpful.It was speci...

I felt honored...

Dec. 2018 I chose Jikjisa over the other temples because it allowed me to do a 2-day stay on Sunday-Monday, and also because of its location in the middle of Korea. This being my first temple stay. I was concerned about coming alone. However 승운 made me feel very welcome and comfortable. ...

A nice and short break in a busy life. It's a really beautiful place.

09th Nov. 2018I think it's a great chance for people. especially foreigners to have the opportunity to participate to the life of the temple and having the help of an English speaking person to talk with the monks. I though the staff of the templestay program was particularity kind and helpful and p...