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Baiju Monastery and Wanfo Tower

China, an East Asian country is one of the world’s oldest civilizations. It has a vast cultural history of more than five thousand years and an outstanding natural beauty. On the other hand, this country has remained a comparatively isolated and secluded one, and being a land of mystery, this country is not known to the western half of the world. However, China is rapidly developing and has grown in the phase of modernization, with an immense speed and is also welcoming the outer world to interact and do business with them.
Baiju Monastery, built in the 15th century, is situated in the city of Gyangze. It is a monastery that embraces all sects of Buddhism, which is uncommon in Tibet. Construction of the Wanfo Tower began in 1414 and took 1 million working days. Wanfo means ten thousand Buddhas. The 11 story tower is huge in proportion and has 77 Buddhist shrines, 108 doors and scripture halls. Covering an area of 2,200 square meters at the base, the tower is 40 meters tall. The interior walls of the tower are ornamented with thousands of murals and scriptures with exclusive artistic features that combine traditional Tibetan art with other countries.
Baiju Monastery and Wanfo Tower is definitely one of the popular tourist attractions in China. It is worth paying a visit while touring the country. This place will leave a pleasing and unforgettable memory and justify the proud cultural tradition of China.

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