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23 holy places that promise a connection with nature

By: Anna Norris on March 24, 2014, 1:53 p.m.
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Baegyangsa Temple

This Buddhist temple was built by a Zen master in 632 amid the forest of the slopes of a mountain in Naejangsan National Park located in Jangseong County, Jeolla province, South Korea. Its name literally translates to "white sheep," because (as the story goes) a white sheep came down the mountain to listen to a sermon and reached enlightenment.