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Jokhang Temple started annual wall painting

By Zhi Xinghua Source:China Tibet News 2017-10-31

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On October 26, workers are painting the outer walls of Jokhang Temple in Lhasa City, southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region. [Photo/Xinhua]

On October 26, the Jokhang Temple in Lhasa City, southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region started its annual wall painting. Under the guidance of relevant workers, hundreds of monks and believers from various places in Tibet started to paint the outer walls and window frames of Jokhang Temple. For hundreds of years, walls of ancient buildings in Tibet have been maintained in this traditional way. The best time to paint is September in Tibetan calendar. 

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