Statue at the temple
Buddharama Temple is a Buddhist temple currently under construction[clarification needed] near Fredrika in Åsele Municipality, Sweden. It is scheduled to become the largest Buddhist temple in Europe. Originally intended to be funded by the government of Thailand. It will be a Thai-style temple with monks from Thailand residing in a monastery adjacent to the temple. The temple will cater to the spiritual needs of the prominent Thai community in Scandinavia, as well as other Buddhists in Northern Europe.
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- "Fem miljoner saknas för att färdigställa templet i Fredrika" (in Swedish). Sveriges Radio. 2 August 2007. Archived from the original on 12 May 2012. Retrieved 12 May 2012.
- Wildau, Bjarne (16 August 2008). "Lack Of Funds Delay Europe's Largest Buddhist Temple". ScandAsia.com. Archived from the original on 27 May 2012. Retrieved 12 May 2012.