White Jade Temple
Intro to the attraction:
White Jade Temple, a division of the large White Jade Temple, situated in the steep—sided valley of Daritang along with township government of White Jade Village, leaning on the stone mountain full of bush, is a famous Tibetan Buddhism temple of Ningma school in Qinghai for its open terrain, convenient transport, 3600-meter altitude, plentiful rainfall, warm climate, and pleasant scenery. White Jade Temple, built in 1857, opened in 1980 and rebuilt in the same year, with 7 sutra recitation halls, 3 palatial halls, 3 funerary stupas, and 3 large-scaled spinning prayer apartments. There are 8 Buddhist rituals annually, including “10 days of White Jade” from March 1st to March 10th in Tibetan calendar, with pompous occasion such as Shai Dafo, Tiaoqian, and Buddha opera.