Monastery in China

China Monastery

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Gyantse Nature, Pilgrim

Famous for: Monastery

One of the more lovely townships around Tibet, Gyantse, situated in the Nyang-chu Valley, is celebrated for the Gyantse Kumbum, the largest chörten in Tibet. The white chörte...

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Lhasa Nature, Pilgrim

Famous for: Monastery

Lhasa, the secluded abode of the Dalai Lamas, entity of pious pilgrimage and heart and soul of Tibet, is still a metropolis of wonders, in spite of the large-scale encroachments of modern C...

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Sakya Nature, Pilgrim

Famous for: Monastery

The Sakya town is southeast of Shigatse is famous for the Sakya Monastery, which, like Shalu, is a high-walled monastery multifaceted is christened the ‘Great Wall of Tibet&...

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Lake Manasarovar Pilgrim, Water

Famous for: Lake

Lake Manasarovar or Mapham Yum-tso (Victorious Lake) in Tibetan is the most respected of Tibet's many lakes. According to primordial Hindu and Buddhist cosmology the four great rivers of the...

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Shangri La Nature, Pilgrim

Famous for: Temples & Scenic Beauty

Shangri-la (also known as Zhōngdiàn) is abode to secluded temples, rocky scenery and the start of the Tibetan world. And while travelers have hit their way to northern Yunnan’...