click an image to see the large version - 12 pictures out of a total of 96 Pictures of Tibet - Lhasa
the Potala Palace, the former residence of the Dalai Lama
rooftops inside the Potala Palace
the wheel of the Dharma, Buddhist law on the Jokhang temple
the Jokhang Temple, the most sacred and important temple in Tibet
a protective symbol painted on a wall, Jokhang Temple
two friendly monks on Barkhor Square
yak butter lamps at the Jokhang Temple
a view over the city and mountains from the Potala
the Potala Palace was named after Mount Potala, the abode of Chenresig or Avalokitesvara
a woman turning a prayer wheel
a woman wearing traditional Tibetan jewelry
the Potala Palace from the Jokhang
all photography on this page by Willem Proos
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