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Lama Temple (Yonghegong)

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The Lama Temple (Yonghegong), one of the most important Tibetan Buddhist temples in the world, started life in the late 17th century as a residence for eunuchs. It went on to become residence for a Qing dynasty prince. When he ascended to the throne, it became a monastery. The emperor's body was returned here on his death - hence the yellow-tiled roofs, which were reserved for royalty.

Inside you'll find five large halls, ornately decorated with statues of the Buddha in various incarnations, murals and carvings. The most notable of the statues is the Meitraya (the Future Buddha), which towers up to 18m (59ft) and is made from a single piece of white sandalwood.

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De essentie van Beijing: het Zomerpaleis, de Lamatempel en Beijing Zoo

Bezoek met ons een aantal van de beroemdste bezienswaardigheden van Beijing. Tijdens deze tour bezoeken we het Zomerpaleis met een van de best bewaard gebleven ...  Meer info

  • Locatie: Beijing, China
  • Duur: 8 uur
  • Taal: Engels
Van USD 57,00