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Mount Kailash གངས་རིན་པོ་ཆེ་།

Mount Kailash is a peak in the Gangdise mountains, a part of western Himalaya in Tibet. It lies near the source of some of the longest rivers in Asia: The Brahmaputra river which flows in Northeastern India and then to Bangladesh, the Indus river, the Karnali river (a tributary of [...]

By |2018-09-06T03:36:30+00:004:13 pm|

Yamdrok Lake ཡར་འབྲོག་གཡུ་མཚོ་།

Yamdrok Lake is one of the four holy lakes in Tibet, besides Lhamo Lha Tso, Namtso, Manasarovar. These Lakes are as the Great Wrathful Lakes” guarded by the goddess Dorje Gegkyi Tso. Yamdrok consider very holy, and every human being in southern and central Tibet would make the pilgrimage here once [...]

By |2018-08-29T03:14:19+00:004:03 pm|

Tashi Lhunpo Monastery བཀྲ་ཤིས་ལྷུན་པོ་།

Tashi Lhunpo monastery is one of the four main monasteries of Gelugpa Monastery in central Tibet, other include Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, and Gaden Monastery. The first Dalia Lama Gendun Dup founded the monastery in the year 1447. The full name of the Monastery is Tashi Lhunpo Palkyi Dechen Choklay [...]

By |2018-04-07T18:16:03+00:003:59 pm|

Pabonka hermitage ཕ་བོང་ཁ།

Pabonka Hermitage is located about eight kilometers north of old Lhasa city. The original main structure of the Pabonka fort was built on a huge stone which looks like a turtle. The design of the structure was curvy wall southern wall and square northern wall. The door is facing towards the [...]

By |2018-08-25T08:42:29+00:003:57 pm|

Muru Nyingpa རྨེ་རུ་སྙིང་པ་

Muru Nyingpa is one of the popular monasteries in Lhasa, it is located on the east of Jokhang at is back. The main entrance of the monastery is the north street of Barkhor. It's said that the first house in the current courtyard was built by King Songtsen Gampo in [...]

By |2018-02-02T07:49:33+00:003:54 pm|
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