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Samye Monastery: Tibet's first monastery

By Zhu Shan Source:China Tibet News 2016-10-31


Photo taken on Oct. 4 shows that Samye Monastery is repainted. Samye Monastery, located in Chanang County of Shannan, China's Tibet Autonomous Region, occupies an area of 25,000 square meters. As Tibet’s first monastery, Samye Monastery is one of the China's Key Cultural Relics Protection Units, Tibet’s most important holy place and scenic spot. [Photo/Xinhua]

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