Incense Burner, Lhasa MG_3659

Placed in the middle of a square, incense burners release that fragrant smoke when burned throughout the day.  This burners can be found in many other locations and particularly in religious temples, squares etc.  The incense burning ceremony generates mystical aromas used by Buddhist Monks in their purification rites.  Faith carries a heavy significance in this part of the world.

 

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