Tibet Travel – Greate Building of Potala Palace
Potala Palace, built on the mountain, magnificent, its architecture reflects the traditional Tibetan stone and wood structure towers form and Han traditional beams, golden dome characteristics in space combination, the compound overlap, corridors Qu threshold conditions to prioritize not only highlights the main building, but also coordinated the groups attached to buildings, scattered up and down, before and after the mixed to form a more space-level and rhythmic beauty, but also in the Vision has strengthened the feeling of soaring upward, the world’s architectural history miracle.
According to legend, the Tibetan Buddhist devotees Tubo King Songtsan good good, moved the capital Lhasa, often in close proximity to the mountains in Lhasa, chanting prayers to the mountain named “Abdallah.” “Abdallah” is a transliteration of Sanskrit, translated as “Putuo Lo” or “Putuo,” originally referred to the Goddess of Mercy of the of education. 641 AD, the Tang Princess Wen Cheng Songtsan married later, excitedly, for the Princess made the Potala Palace. The Potala Palace, built in the year the high nine-layer, a total of 999 palaces, plus a total of 1000 hill cultivation room, grand magnificent. However, times have changed and the Potala Palace suffered Lei, electricity, war catastrophe, have suffered a lot, run-down state, the only remaining King Tung and the main hall Paba Lacan. The Potala Palace is now re-built since the seventeenth century.