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Ramoche Monastery (Xiao Zhao Si)

North of Jokhang Temple, Chengguan District, Lhasa 850000, China
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North of Jokhang Temple, Chengguan District, Lhasa 850000, China
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

This temple is built by Wen Cheng Princess which was a Chinese Princes married to the then Tibet King Songtsen Gampo. Not a big temple and can be completed in half an hour.

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Reviewed December 9, 2017

Many don't visit this temple but I recommend that if you have time, do it. This is the sister temple of Jokhang temple, if you know the story behind it. I feel visiting Jokhang without visiting this one is incomplete. You must do both to...More

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Reviewed November 17, 2017

You will have the opportunity to see the monks in full action praying and worshiping while singing ancient mantras - po photos allowed

Thank Luis G
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Reviewed June 12, 2017

This monastery gives the visitors the knowledge of ancient architecture and the history Buddhism in Tibet.

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Reviewed June 11, 2017

If you've seen Jokhang then no need to visit this one. Photos are not allowed inside. Small monastery.

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Reviewed February 12, 2017

It´s an amazing place to visit. You can see the moncs murmuring their phrases and praying and students learning a branch of the buddhism. Inside the monastery you can find a Little statue of the 12 year old Sakyamuni, which the nepalese princess brought during...More

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Reviewed February 6, 2017

The temple has very very special statue that brought by the Nepalese princes when she came to Tibet.

Thank Tibetfourseasons
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Reviewed October 5, 2016

An ancient monastery. Must visit when in Lhasa. It is very popular with locals and tourists alike. A visit will give immense mental peace and comfort.

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Reviewed August 30, 2016

After all so popular and crowded places in Lhasa, this is a gem in the old town. The golden roofs are splendid and the view to the Potala Palace. But most of all, you'll see monks murmuring their phrases and you may even sit quietly...More

Thank jusaja
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Reviewed August 4, 2016

Not too special from the outside and the same same inside. I'd rate it as must see only after the Potala Palace and Jokhang Temple.

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