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Buddha in the Sun – Lamas of Taer Temple

On the morning of April 15 and June 6 according to the lunar calendar each year, Lamas of Taer Temple carry the gigantic embossed Buddha more than 30m long and 20m wide to the Lotus Mountain for display in the sun, when the monks at the foot of the mountain side begin to perform religious […]

Princess Wencheng Temple with Big-Sun Buddha Statue

The historically famous cultural relics of “Big-Sun Buddha Statue and its Temple” are well known as “Princess Wencheng Temple”, belonging to Zhigong Gaju Sect, Tibetan Buddhism. It was said that when Princess Wencheng entered Tibet, she rested here for a month and ordered her attendants to carve nine Buddha figures in the cliff. Upon the […]