Samye Monastery (Sangye Si), Dranang County

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  • We have visited quite a few well-known monasteries and temples in Tibet and Samye monastery is my favourite. The architecture of the main building and the red, white, green and black Stupas at the fou...  more »
  • Suggest to go with the pilgrims, I was a few years ago, early in the morning (like 5 points) in the Jokhang Temple Square has a special car to go, on the bus there are not know the grandmother of the delicious fruit to me, to the Mulberry Temple, first registered guest house, hostel conditions are more general, similar to the university dormitory, but one night. The afternoon special car will pull everyone to the Green Park worship, the mountain is relatively high, there is a plateau reaction of the words do not climb, along the way the temples and customs are very beautiful. The next morning the car will take us to another practice (sorry forget the name), but also on the mountainside, before sunrise, Sunrise will be seen in the mid-levels of the Yarlung Zangbo River valley. Down the hill after the bus to Mulberry Temple, sang Temple in the legend of the afterlife soul back to the place, but that door has been closed, we secretly watched for a long time. The temple is very good, even if saw the Jokhang Temple Ramoche Tashilhunpo, also will not esthetic fatigue. A temple, two spiritual land, is my favorite trip to Tibet.
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  • The whole monastery complex is very beautiful. It is built in a mandala shape and if you have time to go up the hill nearby, you will get a wonderful areal view of it. There are countless small chapel...  more »
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  • Interesting monastery that gives you Tibetan monastic culture of Tibet.
  • First and Oldest monastery in Tibet. Stay for two days. Trekking chimpuk hermit is recommended. Great semi dessert landscape
  • Amazing. I would go back in a heartbeat.
  • ITS SO Amazing
  • One of the most holiest and oldest Buddhist monastery in Tibet.
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