Beihai White Dagoba

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Title

Beihai White Dagoba

Description

Built in 1651 to herald the Dalai Lama's visit to the Qing court, Beihai Park's White Dagoba was rebuilt in 1680. The dagoba is a Tibetan Buddhist architectural form imported to China during the Mongol Yuan dynasty (1279-1368).

Date

1651

Contributor

Williams, John R., 1968 -

Rights

This image and its metadata are available for use under the Creative Commons "Attribution-NonCommercial 2.5" license. You are free to use this work for any noncommercial purpose, providing you acknowledge both "IDEAS: Image Database to Enhance Asian Studies," and "John Williams, History Department, Colorado College." For more information on this license, please see http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.5/ For uses that fall outside this license, please contact IDEAS.

Format

image-jpeg

Type

still image

Identifier

cocbjn000090
90

Coverage

China
China - People's Republic of China 1949 - present
Beijing
7001758

Files

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Collection

Citation

“Beihai White Dagoba,” ASIANetwork IDEAS Project, accessed December 15, 2017, http://www.ideasproject.org/items/show/3987.