Walk in the amazing Buddhist monastery school in Seda
• Walk in to Seda Buddhist monastery amazing school
Buddhism is the third largest religion of the world popularity. At that time, as many know, the Christian future priests are trained in seminaries, and Muslim - in madrasas, few know where the future study of Buddhist priests. In the western Chinese province of Sichuan, in the mountains is the Monastery of Seda, which is the world's largest Tibetan Buddhist school, which is simply amazing for its size and attractiveness.
The stunning images of this densely populated Tibetan Seda (China), were made by the photographer George Dupasom.
It is a holy place was lost in a sea of tiny red house. Photographer George Dupas was born in Athens and now lives in Beijing (China) and loves to travel with this unfathomable and unique country.
The school of Tibetan Buddhism in Seda is simply unique. The number of houses there just shows how people are drawn to this holy place. Monks here go to school and study Buddhism every day. They have a few hours a day to rest, but the rest of the time they have to study and pray. School began its new life after the Cultural Revolution in 1980, and now is home to over 10,000 monks and nuns.
At certain times there can accommodate up to 40,000 monks and nuns. The term of study at the school for three years. Scientists live here. Seda, known to Tibetans as the Serthar, located in Ganzi Prefecture in western China's Sichuan province in March 2008, has been a hotbed of protests and the Tibetan uprising.
The monastery in Seda has grown rapidly and has become one of the most important Buddhist schools. On the surrounding hills has grown many houses, where now live the monks who are in school. In this city, filmed scenes for the war drama "Seven Years in Tibet" (Seven Years in Tibet) with Brad Pitt. Watch drama online for free in good quality is possible on freezee.ru portal.
The locals from neighboring villages, like this woman in traditional clothing, also made a trip to Seda, just pray.
The stunning: Among the ranks of the small red house is a religious and intellectual alma mater - the world's largest school of Tibetan Buddhism.
The tiny houses: densely populated area is built by series of simple red houses.
The monks go to school and study Buddhism every day. Just a few hours a day, they can relax, but at other times they have to study and pray. The monks usually live in very simple rooms, can accommodate two - four students who usually learn in the monastery for about three years. The world's largest school of Tibetan Buddhism can simultaneously learn to 40,000 monks and nuns.
The number of houses shows that people are drawn to this holy place.
The monks go to school and study Buddhism every day. Just a few hours a day, they can relax, but at other times they have to study and pray. The monks usually live in very simple rooms, can accommodate two - four students who usually learn in the monastery for about three years.
Worship. Locals also find time to pray.
The rapid growth of the monastery Monastery Seda and turning it into one of the largest and most important Tibetan schools, also contributed to urban sprawl and the construction of small houses on the surrounding hills.