Jokhang temple was founded during the reign of king Songsten Gampo to celebrate his marriage with Chinese Tang Dynasty princess Wencheng. She also brought many rare and important Buddhist statues and thangkas to Tibet as part of her dowry. For most Tibetans, this is the most sacred temple in Tibet. For all visitors, it is the most popular destination inside capital Lhasa.
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