"Dalai Lama Temple" Erdene-Dzuu Things to Do Tip by Willettsworld

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The Dalai Lama Temple was built to commemorate the visit by Abtai Khaan's son, Altan, to the Dalai Lama in Tibet in 1675. The features a statue of Zanabazar, 13 'nagtan' images of Mahakala, six images of 12 Dalai Lama's emanations and some fine 17th-century scroll paintings depicting the dalai lamas and various protector deities.

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  • Written Sep 26, 2008
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