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Gongzhi Destination Guide

Explore Gongzhi in China.

Gongzhi in the region of Tibet Autonomous Region is a place in China - some 1,782 mi (or 2,868 km) South-West of Beijing, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Gongzhi is now 11:40 PM (Thursday). 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, Patna, Shigatse, Xegar or Qinggonglunbu. Since you are here already, make sure to check out and Gongzhi. We saw 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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Monks doing the khora at Sakya monastery...

02:40 min ( December 08, 2009 by David Collados)
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Monks from Sakya monastery (Tibet) come back after doing the Khora

2010-10-13 Trip to Sakya

04:54 min ( November 09, 2010 by Jan Zuidema)
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2010-10-13 Trip to Sakya

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Interesting facts about this location

Sakya Monastery

Sakya Monastery, also known as dPal Sa skya or Pel Sakya ("White Earth" or "Pale Earth") is a Buddhist monastery situated 25 km southeast of a bridge which is about 127 km west of Shigatse on the road to Tingri in Tibet. The seat of the Sakya or Sakyapa school of Tibetan Buddhism, it was founded in 1073, by Konchok Gyelpo (1034-1102), originally a Nyingmapa monk of the powerful noble family of the Tsang and became the first Sakya Trizin.

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Located at 28.8, 88 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:9th-century establishments, Buddhist monasteries in Tibet, Buddhist temples in Tibet, Cultural Revolution


Mabja is a village in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China.

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Located at 28.8, 88 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Tibet