With a history of more than 780 years, Jing'an Temple is one of the key temples in Shanghai and it is situated at West Nanjing Road. It consists of three main halls, the Mahavira Hall, the Hall of Heavenly Kings and the ThreeSage Hall. In Mahavira Hall, you will find the portrait of Jade Buddha which is about 4 meters high. If you want a serene place to meditate in the city of Shanghai, Jing'an Temple is the right place to be. You will love the awesome painting as well as calligraphy in the Exhibition Hall and the charming bronze bell. The Temple Fair, a three-day festival, holds annually at the temple when villagers come out to sell handcrafted as well as agricultural products.