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As a tourist unfamiliar with local Tibetan religion, the temple is a fascination. It is built in 1585. From the religious monuments to the cultural experiences, the temple is littered with colourful flags and brightens up your day. But the descriptors are difficult to…
In the temple, there is an old Tibetan style pagoda which is really beautiful with exquisite details.
Definitely worth visiting, the temple was almost empty, when I was visiting it and very tranquil. Took a tour and learn a lot about it.
I found this temple to be more authentic than the other temples. Monks were willing to talk to you and the inside of the temples seemed more old.
Before entering this temple building, there are strict rules to observe e.g. no photography inside the temple. I was told that this temple is the oldest and largest lama temple in Hohhot. It is restored and well known for its beautiful ancient structure and still active today.…