"The Jokhang prayer mills" Lhasa Things to Do Tip by extrajoce

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  The Jokhang prayer mills
by extrajoce

This is just one of the three alignments of prayer mills going around the tables. The pilgrims walk past them and push the handles to spin the mills, thus reciting the mantras inscribed on them. This ancient ritual is beautifully set up in the Jokhang.

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  • Written Mar 31, 2003
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