Tag Archives: Beijing

Thoughts on the Beijing Lama Temple 雍和宫

It was surprising how much I enjoyed the visit to the Yonghe Temple in Beijing. The temple was just behind the hostel where I was staying at and it was…

Jie Tai Building 戒台楼

The buildings here get less and less impressive as I reached the end of the Yonghe Temple grounds. The last building here is the Jie Tai Building. The Jie Tai…

Sui Cheng Hall 绥成殿

The last hall at the Beijing Lama Temple is probably one of the most boring. Usually for temples of this layout, the last of the halls or at least the…

Pavillion of Ten Thousand Happinesses 万福阁

The last of the major halls in the Beijing Lama Temple was the Pavillion of Ten Thousand Happinesses or Wanfu Pavillion 万福阁. This name is quite common in temples and…