Jokhang Temple
  Tibet China Travel,Jokhang Temple,Lhasa tour,Tibet tour  

The Jokhang Temple is located in central Lhasa in Tibet. It is a Tibetan style temple with 1350 years history.
The Jokhang Temple was first built in 647 by Songtsen Gampo to memory the princess Bhrikuti. This temple was rebuilt several times and formed large size.
The Jokhang Temple is the most brilliant Tubo period existing building in Tibet and the oldest earth-wooden architecture. Most temples in Tibet belong to one set, but Jokhang Temple is revered by all sects.
The Jokhang Temple has the style of Tang Dynasty, Tibet and Nepol.
Different from Han style Buddhist temple, the Jokhang Temple sits east and faces to west. The temple keeps many invaluable cultural relics such as the statue of Sakyamuni at age 12, Statues of King Songtsem Gampo, Princess Wen Cheng and Princess Bhrikuti.
The Jokhang Temple is not only a place to worship Buddha, but also a place to get close to Tibet culture.



Correlative Lhasa Tours:

>> Four Day Lhasa Tour including Hotel Tour Code :891-001
>> Four Day Tour of Lhasa & Namtso Lake including Hotel Tour Code :891-002
>> Eight Day Tour of Lhasa-Gyantze-Shigatse-Rongbuk monastery - Mt. Everest including Hotel Tour Code :891-003

Lhasa Tourist Site :

 Potala Palace  Nietang Buddha  Yambulakang
 Tibet Museum  Barkhor Street  Chakpori Hill
 Drepung Monastery  Jokhang Temple  Narbulingka
 Ganden Monastery  Sera Monastery  Samye Monastery
 Tashilhungpo Monastery  Tombs of the Tibetan Kings  

Beijing Bus Tour Datong Tour Taiyuan Tour Sanya Tour Chongqing Tour Chengdu Tour Kunming Tour Contact Us
Hangzhou Tour Nanjing Tour Chengde Tour Tianjin Tour Lanzhou Tour Urumqi Tour Guangzhou Tour Useful Links

China Travel Shanghai tour Beijing tour Xian tour Yangtze River Cruise
Copyright © all rights reserved sitemap sitemap.xml links
Contact email
Contact phone 0086-10-5166 9945 24 hours a day / 7 days a week