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

Last Updated: 19/10/2019 | Posted by: BeijingbyFoot
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Date
September 24, 2019
Time
10:00 am
Email
info@beijingbyfoot.com
Website
https://www.beijingbyfoot.com/public-walks/beijing-yonghegong-lama-temple-confucian-temple-walking-tour-20190924
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Venue Name
Confusian Temple
Address
NO.13-15 Guozijian Avenue, Dongcheng District, Beijing
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N/A

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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