The Buddhist Lama Temple in Beijing is also known as "Yonghegong" or the "Palace of Peace and Harmony." Built as a princely palace in1694, it is comprised of five large halls, courtyards, and beautiful decorative archways. A later emperor converted the palace into a lamasery for monks from Mongolia and Tibet..
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The Buddhist Lama Temple in Beijing is also known as "Yonghegong" or the "Palace of Peace and Harmony." Built as a princely palace in1694, it is comprised of five large halls, courtyards, and beautiful decorative archways. A later emperor converted the palace into a lamasery for monks from Mongolia and Tibet..

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