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Beijing Yonghegong Lamasery

beijing tour,Lama temple tour reserve

The Lama temple ,also known as the "Yonghe Lamasery", is a temple and monastery of the Geluk School of Tibetan Buddhism.It is located in the northeastern part of Beijing. It is one of the largest and most important Tibetan Buddhist monasteries in the world. The building and the artworks of the temple combine Han (chinese) and Tibetan styles.
Beijing Yonghegong Lamasery
Construction of the Temple began in 1694 during the Qing Dynasty. Originally, it served as the official residence for court eunuchs but it was converted into the court of Prince Yong (Yin Zhen), after Yongzheng's ascension as Emperor. After Yong Zheng's ascension to the Imperial throne, half of the complex was converted into a Tibetan monastery. The Qianlong Emperor, Yongzheng's successor, granted the temple the status of and imperial palace by having its turquoise tiles replaced with yellow tiles (yellow tiles were traditionally reserved for emperors)
Construction of the Temple began in 1694 during the Qing Dynasty. Originally, it served as the official residence for court eunuchs but it was converted into the court of Prince Yong (Yin Zhen), after Yongzheng's ascension as Emperor. After Yong Zheng's ascension to the Imperial throne, half of the complex was converted into a Tibetan monastery. The Qianlong Emperor, Yongzheng's successor, granted the temple the status of and imperial palace by having its turquoise tiles replaced with yellow tiles (yellow tiles were traditionally reserved for emperors)

Lama Temple is arranged along a north-south central axis. The main gate is at the southern end of this axis. Along the central axis, there are five main Halls separated by courtyards. They are the Hall of Heavenly Kings (Tian Wang Dian or Devaraja Hall), the Hall of Harmony and Peace (YongHeGong), the Hall of Everlasting Protection (YongYouDian), the Hall of the Wheel of the Law (FalunDian), and the Pavilion of Ten Thousand Happiness (WanFuGe). The Hall of the Heavenly Kings is the southernmost of the main halls, it served originally as the main entrance to the monastery. In the center of the hall stands a statue of the Maitreya Budda, along the walls statues of the four Heavenly King are arranged.

Lama Temple

 

 

Correlative Beijing Tours

010-008 Beijing Day Tour to Badaling Great Wall + Beijing Zoo (Giant Panda) + Lama Temple 

010-012A  Beijing Day Tour to Tiananmen Square + Forbidden City + Temple of Heaven + Lama Temple

Editor's Note:   If it is the first time for you to Beijing, Yonghegong Lama Temple is not a must visit place. But if you have plenty of time, it could be fun to see the huge sandalwood Buddha and burn incenses here.   ----China Travel Shanghai (Please e-mail to tansy@chinatravelshanghai for more info)

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