Posted by: Waheeda Harris | June 16, 2014

Through the incense smoke…

My last day in Beijing was spent with a visit to the Yonghegong Lama Buddhist Temple – another hot sunny day, which didn’t dissuade anyone:

China - Yonghegong  entry

After a walk through the trees, and the swirl of incense took over as most visitors paid their respects:

China - Yonghegong Temple

And for me, it was a turn of the prayer wheel, while I sat in the shade, watching people through the fragrant clouds of incense:

and I gazed at the architecture, and soon slowly walked out, ready to face the endless people, shopping and extreme heat of a typical day in Beijing.

China - Yonghegong roof



  1. Love this, it’s perfect!!

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