Your refuge for body and mind
Welcome to Mabuhay Temple, conveniently situated at the center of an urban environment to let you discover moments of peace and joy found in daily life.
Mabuhay Temple is the main branch of Fo Guang Shan in the Philippines, and is a modern Buddhist temple in the country. We are located across Century Park Hotel, beside the Vietnam Embassy, near Rizal Stadium, at 656 P. Ocampo St., Malate, Manila.
We are open to the public Tuesdays-Sundays, 9AM-5PM.
One Truth for All
Venerable Master Hsing Yun believes that there is “one truth for all” and that truth is the wisdom that underlies the law of causes, conditions and effects, as well as the concepts of emptiness and dependent origination. So even though the speeches and writings of the Venerable Master may take on different themes, they convey messages that are applicable across all time and space and they hold the answers to the needs of all human beings.
Click here to read the speeches and writings of Venerable Master Hsing Yun.
A Place Where Happiness is Shared
“The 10-story multi-functional building is equipped with modern facilities not only for prayer and rituals but also for education, publication, accommodations and different cultural activities.”
- Julie Cabatit Alegre, Philippine Star
“Fo Guang Shan Mabuhay Temple has brilliant halls, pretty atmosphere, melodious chanting, and kind-hearted teachings…”
- Review from Tripadvisor
“Manila's Fo Guang (Mabuhay) Temple depicts serenity and very conducive for meditation and improving oneself in the field of dharma. It also houses a vegetarian restaurant that is open to the public…”
-Review from Tripadvisor