The Potala Palace

Tibetan fort-style houses are the most common buildings in the region Yumbulhakhang Castle, which is well preserved, was the first construction in the first century BCE. It is said that it is the oldest extant building in Tibet. After development and improvement for centuries, the Potala Palace Lhasa, established in the 7 century and rebuilt […]

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Potala Palace is vevry beautiful

Lhasa is the capital of the Tibet Autonomous Region and the city at an elevation of more than 3,700 meters above the sea level is the highest in the world.Lhasa is also called”City ofSunshine”due to the sunny days all year round.The word Lhasa in Tibetan means”a sacred land”or”a paradise”.Once in Lhasa,first thing that comes into […]

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Potala Palace in Tibet

1.A Brieflntroduction The Potala Palace was started in the Tang Dynasty on the order of the Tubo King Srontsan Gambo for his wife Princess Wen Cheng from the Tang royal family 2.The White Palace The White Palace used to be a place where the living Buddha,Dalai,Tibet’s religious leader,lived and handled government affairs. 3.The Red Palace […]

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Tibet and its Potala Palace

“Tibet” comes from “Stod-bod”, which was the old name before the Ming Dynasty.The Tibet region was called “Dbus-Gtsang” in the Yuan and Ming dynasties. “Dbus” means “centre” in the Tibetan language,and“Gtsang means“holiness”. As situated in the west of China, it is called “Xizang” (which means “Western Zang”) in Chinese.The Tibet Autonomous Region was established in […]

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Potala Palace

Potala Palace is the existing lar gest and the most complete Tibetan castle building cluster in China. It towers on Red Hill in the center of Lhasa, the capital of Tibet. It used to be Dalai Lama’s Winter Palace and the hub of the Tibetan regime and religious center The main body of Potala Palace […]

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