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Beautiful temple- statue of Shakyamoni buddha: my son had his thanghka blessed by one of the monks in this monastery- beautiful paintings and statues- near Jokhang, 10 min walk - 7 th c old building- se yr as Jokhang
This visit was great. Very few tourists make it to Monastry/Temple nbr 3 (1 being Potala and 2 being Jokhang. So it wasn't packed. It is also a smaller monastery.so the vsiit is more personal. And you get to see the 8 year Buddah statue....More
Many don't visit this temple but I recommend that if you have time, do it. This is the sister temple of Jokhang temple, if you know the story behind it. I feel visiting Jokhang without visiting this one is incomplete. You must do both to...More
It´s an amazing place to visit. You can see the moncs murmuring their phrases and praying and students learning a branch of the buddhism. Inside the monastery you can find a Little statue of the 12 year old Sakyamuni, which the nepalese princess brought during...More