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Caina Destination Guide

Explore Caina in China.

Caina in the region of Tibet Autonomous Region is located in China - some 1,609 mi (or 2,589 km) South-West of Beijing, the country's capital city.

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Time in Caina is now 04:02 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Urumqi" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Thimphu, Shillong, Kohima, Itanagar, Shigatse or Naidong. Since you are here already, consider visiting Caina, Nam, Jang, Xezhong, Buede and Dagdong. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Videos

Documentary - Tibet

09:57 min ( December 08, 2008 by dannyisontheweb)
Views: 468 - Rating: 5/5

Short documentary on a travel to Tibet in 2000

Shotun Festival Drepung Tibet

02:33 min ( February 17, 2008 by nyukwha)
Views: 506 - Rating: 5/5

Revealing a huge Buddha tangka on the hillside at Drepung monastery, Tibet, for the Shotun festival. August 2007. Shotun is Tibet's most important yearly festival


Tibetan Heritage Preservation

06:21 min ( November 02, 2007 by andraxtibet)
Views: 698 - Rating: 0/5

Tibets architectural heritage, particularly in Lhasa, is threatened by modern development. Tibet Heritage Fund is a non-profit project for sustainable urban and rural development in different parts of...

Central Market in Lhasa

00:51 min ( July 11, 2008 by iliashatzakis)
Views: 476 - Rating: 0/5

Central market in Lhasa


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Interesting facts about this location

Qüxü County

Qüxü or Qushui or Chushur or Chushul is a county west of the main centre of Lhasa, Tibet. As of 1999 it had a population of 32,150, with an area of 1624 square kilometers. It has jurisdiction over 9 townships, and 114 village committees. In the Tibetan language it means "water ditch. " The lowest elevation is 3,500 meters, with the highest summit elevation of 5894 meters.

More reading: Qüxü County homepage
Located at 29.44, 90.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Counties of Tibet, Lhasa Prefecture

Lhasa

Lhasa is the administrative capital and a prefecture-level city of the Tibet Autonomous Region, People's Republic of China. It is the second most populous city on the Tibetan Plateau, after Xining, and at an altitude of 3,490 metres, Lhasa is one of the highest cities in the world. The city contains many culturally significant Tibetan Buddhist sites such as the Potala Palace, Jokhang temple and Norbulingka palaces, many of which are located in Chengguan District, the city seat.

More reading: Lhasa homepage
Located at 29.44, 90.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Capitals of former nations, Holy cities, Lhasa, Lhasa Prefecture, Populated places in Tibet, Prefectures of Tibet

Norbulingka

Norbulingka is a palace and surrounding park in Lhasa, Tibet, built from 1755. It served as the traditional summer residence of the successive Dalai Lamas from the 1780s up until the 14th Dalai Lama's exile in 1959. Part of the "Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace", Norbulingka is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and was added as an extension of this Historic Ensemble in 2001. It was built by the 7th Dalai Lama and served both as administrative centre and religious centre.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.44, 90.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Lhasa, Palaces in Tibet, Parks in China, Tibetan Buddhist places, Visitor attractions in Tibet, World Heritage Sites in China, World Heritage Sites in Tibet

Mindrolling Monastery

Mindrolling Monastery (pronounced MINH-droh-lyng) is one of the six major monasteries of the Nyingma school in Tibet. It was founded by Rigzin Terdak Lingpa in 1676. Tendrak Lingpa's lineage is known as the Nyo lineage. Mindrolling, in Tibetan means "Place of Perfect Emancipation". It is located in Zhanang County, Shannan Prefecture, Tibet Autonomous Region, China, approximately 43 kilometers east of the Lhasa airport, on the south side of the Tsangpo river.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.44, 90.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 18 mi away.
Tags:1676 establishments, Buddhist monasteries in Tibet, Buddhist temples in Tibet, Buildings and structures in Dehradun, Culture of Uttarakhand, Nyingma, Religious organizations established in the 1670s, Visitor attractions in Dehradun

Jokhang

The Jokhang,, also called the Qokang Monastery, Jokang, Jokhang Temple, Jokhang Monastery or Zuglagkang, is located on Barkhor Square in Lhasa. For most Tibetans it is the most sacred and important temple in Tibet. It is in some regards pan-sectarian, but is controlled by the Gelug school. The temple's architectural style is a mixture of Indian vihara design, Chinese Tang Dynasty design, and Nepalese design. It was founded during the reign of king Songsten Gampo.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.44, 90.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 18 mi away.
Tags:Buddhist monasteries in Tibet, Buddhist temples in Tibet, Lhasa, World Heritage Sites in Tibet