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The Jokhang - Most sacred temple in Tibet

China.org.cn)  08:07, September 04, 2012

The Jokhang Temple in Lhasa is the most sacred temple in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China. The construction of the temple started during the Tubo Kingdom in the 7th century. Its architectural style is a mixture of Indian vihara design, Chinese Tang Dynasty design, and Nepalese design. It is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site "Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace". (China.org.cn/Liu Xuan)


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