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

Last Updated: 15/12/2019 | Posted by: BeijingbyFoot
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Date
December 8, 2019
Time
1:00 pm
Email
info@beijingbyfoot.com
Website
https://www.beijingbyfoot.com/public-walks/beijing-yonghegong-lama-temple-confucian-temple-walking-tour-20191208
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Venue Name
The Hutong
Address
1 Jiudaowan Zhongxiang Beixinqiao, Dongcheng District. Beijing
Phone
15901046127

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.

Map of The Hutong

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