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Address: South of Gongri Mountain, Zedang Town, Nedong County 856100, China
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Another monastry

This is another monastry, If you are travelling through tibet you have probably seen a few of them by now. This one has some nice painting/murals on the walls, as well as lot of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 October 2014
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Rockhampton, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

If you have been to Samye, which is in the same area, this monastery will not show anything more. Suppose one reason to visit is to help the local tourist trade, they really need it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

I had to go there twice to finally able to enter. The first day, I arrived late, at 6:15 pm, to be told that the Monastery will be closed in 15 min. I returned the next day around 3 pm. It's small and intimate Monastery. The old building house the Tara hall, which has a small figurine of 'Talking Tara"... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2014

This is another monastry, If you are travelling through tibet you have probably seen a few of them by now. This one has some nice painting/murals on the walls, as well as lot of prayer wheels. One good aspect is that there are far fewer tourists here, making it a more pleasant place to explore than some of the monastries... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2013

This was one of the earliest Buddhist temples but there was not too much to see except for the large gold prayer wheel in front. There was one large piece of art in the interior but not much else of interest.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2013

Most visitors might think "not another monastery!", but this is definitely worth visiting! There are some very rare relics in it, not to be found elsewhere! Climb all the way to the top section to see all the Holy shrines.

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