[Sexu Temple] Located in Sexu Town, Shiqu County in the northwest of Sichuan Province, the altitude exceeds 4200 meters. The Tibetan word "sex beard" means "tribal descendants wearing yellow hats". It is the same sect as the Sera Monastery in Lhasa, Tibet. It is an important temple and Buddhist academy of the Gelug Sect of Tibetan Buddhism in Tibetan areas. The only Buddhist college in Tibet that is qualified to award the "Geshe" degree (Doctor of Buddhism). In 2005, the monks of Sexu Monastery won the top four in the National Tibetan Buddhist High School Examination.
Sexu Temple is large in Kham Tibetan area and has many believers. There are many exquisite Buddha statues in the temple, enshrining the second largest bronze and gilded Qampa Buddha in Tibet (second only to the Qampa Buddha of Tashi Lunpo Monastery in Xigaze, Tibet); there is also the treasure of the town, the Zongba It is said that there are three teeth in the pagoda of Ka’s tooth, and the largest one is preserved in Sexu Temple.
Sexu Temple in Shiqu, Western Sichuan~Mengyu Jiangnan
The water is wet, the clouds are deep, the wind is bleak, and the boat is late in the evening.
Yedu moss finches fly low, and trail deciduous butterflies play alone.
Under the Huansha Pavilion, Shi Yinghan is cold, and the stream in front of Ruoye Mountain is rushing.
The most sentimental is Jiangnan Yu, the ancient alley dance clogs for seeking dreams.
The fifteenth session of the Xikang Sexu Temple Snow Region Origin Dafa Conference was successfully concluded.
There are more than 6,000 monks participating in the puja
The Tibetans are a religious nation. Most of them place their hopes for a happy life in the future, and even their longings for their next life, on this magical hall that gives people unlimited imagination. The simple Tibetans believe that the more the six-character mantras are chanted, the more devotion to the Buddha is expressed, and the suffering of reincarnation will be freed. Therefore, in addition to oral chanting, people also make prayer wheels, install the "six-character mantra" in the prayer tubes, and gently shake them with their hands, hoping that this repeated chanting can take them out of the suffering of six reincarnations... …
Sexu Temple is one of the two Gelug monasteries in Kham that can grant the "Geshe" degree. In 2005, the monks of the Buddhist Academy of the temple won the top four in the national examination of the National Advanced Buddhist Academy of Tibetan Buddhism. Perhaps because there are few tourists, the monks in the temple are more friendly, so tickets are not currently required.
Preston_Dominguez: Shiqu County, Ganzi Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture
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