In a year there are so important days for the Tibetan Buddhist people. Its all due to Tibetan lunar calendar.
About Sumtsaling Monastery
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previously the summer Residence of the Dalai Lama, it is still a working monastery, although one under the auspices of the Communist govt and all it entails. still the view from the top are beautiful, the monasteries are beautifully appointed if a little smelly and...More
You can take a closer look at the building and architecture of this majestic monastery, listening to the histories of this monastery and have better understanding about the belief of Tibetan and Tibetan Buddhism. It is not only a place for the people to pray,...More
Unbelievable this place. The history, the paintings on the walls, all the details are very intriguing. It's a huge place. It's a must see. There is no doubt. We were lucky we went visit the monastery on a cold and sunny day. It was beautiful.
The Monastery is really beautiful place where the temples and the view are very pretty. The monks are also very kind and they tried to speak with us, it was a really good moment. Nevertheless I highly recommend you to take a guide ( if...More
If you haven't been to Tibet, this is a great place to experience and learn more about Tibetan Buddhism. The entrance costs 115RMB, 75RMB for students. You can take a taxi here for 10-15RMB or catch the public bus #3 for 1RMB. However, because of...More
China Highlights organized my private tour of Shangri-La in northern Yunnan province in China. Everything was perfectly well coordinated. My guide in Shangri-La was James. James is a fantastic guide. He speaks perfect English and is very knowledgeable. He explained to me the basics of...More
When I heard the price for the entrance I was ready to quite. I was trying to walk there as somebody suggested in guidebook but I was stopped on the way. Finally I payed and I am happy I did. I ve spent there half...More