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Religions

( english.jiading.gov.cn ) 2013-07-03

Overview

The district has 20 religious grounds that have been approved, registered and opened to the followers of Catholicism, Protestantism and Buddhism. Specifically, they include six Catholic churches, six Protestant churches, two Protestant gathering grounds, four Buddhist temples and two Buddhist praying grounds. The district has 24,000 followers of Catholicism, Protestantism and Buddhism; 75 religious staff; and five religious groups.

Catholic

Venues: Gongbaoqiao Catholic Church, Anting Catholic Church, Nanxiang Catholic Church, Huangdu Zhuangjiacun Catholic Church, Loutang Catholic Church and Xianmentang Catholic Church

Groups: Jiading District Catholic Patriotic Association and Jiading District Catholic Religious Affairs Committee

Address: 99 Zhongxiatang Street, Jiading Town, Jiading District

Tel: 86 (21) 59533330

Protestant

Venues: Jiading Good Shepherd Church, Nanxiang Truth Church, Huangdu Evangelist Church, Lowtang Zion Church, Jiangqiao Life Church and Anting Jesus Church

Groups: Jiading District Christian Three-Self Patriotic Movement Committee and Jiading District Christian Religious Affairs Committee

Address: 432 Qinghe Road, Jiading District

Tel: 86 (21) 69913554

Buddhist

Venues: Yunxiang Temple (also named Liuyun Temple), Wuxing Temple (with two praying grounds at Yaoshi Hall and Wanfu Temple), Caowang Temple and Bodhi Temple

Group: Jiading District Buddhist Association

Address: 100 Renmin Street, Nanxiang Town, Jiading District

Tel: 86 (21) 59175297

MAIL TO DISTRICT CHIEFgaoyun@jiading.gov.cn

ATTRACTIONS

Jiading Fahua Pagoda

The Fahua Pagoda, 40.8 meters tall, is a square, brick-wood structure with seven stories, accessible by ladders.