The Emperor and the Lama: A Walk and Discussion at the Lama Temple and Confucian Temple

Last Updated: 03/06/2020 | Posted by: BeijingbyFoot
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September 24, 2019
10:00 am
Venue Name
Confusian Temple
NO.13-15 Guozijian Avenue, Dongcheng District, Beijing

Yonghegong (Lama Temple) and the Confucian Temple are physical reflections of Buddhism and Confucianism respectively, but both these sites have also long played a role in state ritual and the ideology of empire.

This walk will explore both sites and offer insight into the history of Confucianism and Indo-Tibetan Buddhism while exploring two of Beijing's most famous and celebrated historic sites.

Walk Duration: About three hours

Map of Confusian Temple

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