Image of Maitreya Hall, Jakhyung Monastery

Maitreya Hall, Jakhyung Monastery

Object Use: Administrative | Other
Material: Copper | Cotton | Gold | Iron | Stone | Wood
Cultural Region: Amdo
Image Date: 2006
Size: 20x80m
Source: Private Collection (Gray Tuttle)
Notes: Jakhyung Monastery, founded in the 14th century with major renovations in the late 20th century-early 21st century. This hall is known for blessing those seeking to have children. Such seekers come on pilgrimage to circumambulate and pray at the temple.

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