Beomeosa is one of the three major temples in southeastern Korea. It is home to a large number of National Treasures and cultural properties, including the Main Buddha Hall (National Treasure No. 434), a three-story stone pagoda (Treasure No. 250), stone banner poles, One Pillar Gate, and a stone lantern. From the time of Avatamsaka Master Uisang of Silla to that of Zen Master Dongsan of the early 20th century, the temple has been the training place of an impressive flow of outstanding monks. There are a number of meditation centers on the large compound, including Geumeo Meditation Center.