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Burang Destination Guide

Delve into Burang in China!

Burang in the region of Tibet Autonomous Region with it's 5,026 residents is located in China - some 2,085 mi (or 3,356 km) West of Beijing, the country's capital.

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Current time in Burang is now 05:57 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kashgar" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Shimla, New Delhi, Lucknow, Agra, Toding or Xerwa. While being here, make sure to check out Burang, Doggang, Mapug, Kyili and Qoilung as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Kailash 3 mp4

01:15 min ( August 25, 2011 by ashutosh69gmailcom)
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May 2005, Evacuating our colleague Mr Gokul Pattnaik in a helicopter who had an attack of HAPE (High altitude Pulmonary Edema). The helicopter lands on the right bank of Karnali at Hilsa Border betwee...

Roadside bread shop

01:14 min ( September 27, 2009 by apurba pal)
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Shot at Purang, Tibet

Kumar's Photo Diary (Part 7 of 10) -- Ka...

06:55 min ( February 03, 2012 by Polisetty8)
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NOTE: You can choose language for captions (Telugu or English) by clicking "CC" (Closed Captions) symbol at the bottom right corner of the video window and selecting the language. - Part 7 of 10: Plac...

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Interesting facts about this location

Burang Town

Burang, known as Purang in Tibetan, is the main town in Burang County in Ngari Prefecture in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China. It is situated to the south of Mount Kailash, near the borders with India and Nepal. The town lies at an altitude of 4755 metres (13,205 feet). The Tibetan name of the town (spu hreng) is a corruption of the Zhang-zhung words pu hrang, meaning 'horse head'.

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Located at 30.25, 81.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Ngari Prefecture, Township-level divisions of Tibet


For the historical Chinese general with style name "Xingba", see Gan Ning Xingba Xingba is located in ChinaXingbaXingba Coordinates: {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:30|15|N|81|12|E|type:city_region:CN|| | |name= }} Country China Region Tibet Prefecture County Nearby settlements (distance) Population  • Total  • Ethnic groups Tibetan  • Regional dialect Tibetan language Time zone +8 Xingba is a village in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China.

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Located at 30.25, 81.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Tibet

Lipulekh Pass

Lipulekh is a Himalayan pass connecting the Kumaon region of Uttarakhand in the Pithoragarh district in India with the old trading town of Taklakot in Tibet. It has been used since ancient times by traders, mendicants and pilgrims transiting between India and Tibet. This is used by Manasarovar pilgrims. Presently, it is a border post manned by the Indo-Tibetan Border Police.

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Located at 30.25, 81.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:China–India border crossings, Cities and towns in Pithoragarh district, Mountain passes of India, Mountain passes of Tibet, Mountain passes of Uttarakhand, Mountain passes of the Himalayas, Pithoragarh

Om Parvat

Om Parvat (also Adi Kailash, Little Kailash, Jonglingkong Peak, Baba Kailash, Chhota Kailash) is a mountain in the Himalayan mountain range, lying in the Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand, India, near Sinla pass. It is considered sacred by Hindus and its snow deposition pattern resembles the sacred 'AUM' (ॐ). Its appearance is distinctly similar to Mount Kailash in Tibet. Near Om Parvat lie Parvati Lake and Jonglingkong Lake. Jonglingkong Lake is sacred, as Mansarovar, to the Hindus.

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Located at 30.25, 81.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Mountains of Uttarakhand, Pithoragarh district