Lhasa Manasarovar Hotel
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... had suggested that we stay away from any political comments or questions with the Tibetan guides . . However, Arnold was with the van group and Wang Dui, the Tibetan guide who was on our bus of 20, didn't exactly follow these guidelines . . . Pretty interesting . . We learned lots of interesting stuff!
Tibet is an autonomous region of China - but "We really have no control." China took control of Tibet around ...
Although I appreciate that each monastery has it's own importance and significance, after visiting so many monasteries in China, Bhutan, and Nepal I can truly say that I'm monasteried out. Today we went to visit two. The first one, Drepung monastery, was used by the second to fifth Dalai Lamas as their seat of administration. It was built in 1416 by Jamyang Choeje-Tashi-Phalden, a disciple of Tsong-Khapa. It is considered the ...
... gré d'en faire autant dans vos correspondances avec moi pour éviter des situations embarrassantes. Merci de votre compréhension.
Yes, Lhasa at last, first because after a 43 hour train ride, I'm happy to be here and secondc because I think many of you are anxious to read about my trip to Tibet.
So I left Beijing on Saturday evening at 8 pm. I was advised to be at the railway station early which I did, and thanks to the nice staff, I found my wagon and my sleeper ...
... We wandered down the return route behind the Palace which was obviously much easier. Behind the palace more devotees were doing one of the four circuits in Lhasa. They are: around the Jokhang Temple, around the Barkhor circuit, around the Potala Palace and around the whole of Lhasa. Some devotees prostrate themselves fully on the ground, get back up, walk three steps and then prostrate themselves again. Elderly women spin their prayer wheels and murmur spiritual ...
... kept concentrated on the street, hoping to not throw up or make an accident! :/
Samye Monastery and the pray hill
Once in Samye, the monastery was almost closes, so we had to postpone the tour to the morning after. But we still had the time to enjoy the warm day and to climb the hill full of pray flags.
On the top, the wind started to blow stronger and all the colored pray flags waved around us.
We kept going to climb till the top where a ...