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Yamda Destination Guide

Explore Yamda in China.

Yamda in the region of Tibet Autonomous Region is a town in China - some 1,580 mi (or 2,543 km) South-West of Beijing, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Yamda is now 07:52 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Urumqi" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Trongsa, Thimphu, Trashi Yangtse, Mongar, Lhuentse or Tangkeqie. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Zetang, Qoi, Nedong, Baina, Doiba and Yamda. We encountered 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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The Spirit of Tibet: Dalai Lama's Oracle...

02:38 min ( November 17, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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The Yungbulakang palace (Tsetang - Tibet...

01:48 min ( September 08, 2011 by valpard)
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(EN) Yumbulagang (Tibetan: also known as Yumbu Lakhang or Yungbulakang Palace) is an ancient palace in the Yarlung Valley, Nêdong County in the vicinity of Zêtang the seat of the prefectural admini...


Flying over tibet

00:16 min ( January 07, 2008 by BMLoidl)
Views: 175 - Rating: 0/5

Flying over tibet shenzen airlines lhasa - shenzen airbus a319

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Interesting facts about this location

Tradruk Temple

Tradruk Temple, also written Changzhug Monastery, in the Yarlung Valley is the earliest great geomantic temple after the Jokhang - and some sources say it is even pre-dates the Jokhang. It is located in Nêdong County of Lhoka (Shannan) Prefecture in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China, about seven kilometres south of the county seat Tsetang.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.2, 91.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:7th-century architecture, Buddhist monasteries in Tibet, Buddhist pilgrimages, Buddhist temples in Tibet, Shannan Prefecture, Tang Dynasty art

Tsetang

Zêtang is one of the largest cities in Tibet and is located in the Yarlung Valley, 183 km southeast of Lhasa in Nedong County of Lhoka (Shannan) Prefecture, Tibet Autonomous Region of China. It was (?) the capital of the Shannan Prefecture (Lhoka Prefecture), it "exercises direct control over the affairs of 13 counties: Gongkar, Tranang, Nedong, Changye, Tso-me, Lhodrok, Nakartse, Zangri, Chutsum, Lhuntse, Tsona, Gyatsa and Nang.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.2, 91.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Tibet, Shannan Prefecture

Nêdong County

Nêdong County, is a county of the Shannan Prefecture in the Tibet Autonomous Region. Changzhug Temple, an important and very early, Buddhist monastery, dating to the reign of Songtsen Gampo, is located in the Yarlung Valley in Nêdong as is the Yungbulakang Palace.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.2, 91.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Counties of Tibet, Shannan Prefecture

Nêdong (village)

Nedong or Netong, is a village in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China. Nedong was the seat of the Phagmodrupa dynasty which was the dominating regime in Tibet from 1354 to 1435 and maintained a degree of authority until the early 17th century.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.2, 91.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Tibet

Yungbulakang Palace

Yumbulagang is an ancient palace in the Yarlung Valley, Nêdong County in the vicinity of Zêtang the seat of the prefectural administration of Lhoka, in the South of Tibet Autonomous Region of the People's Republic of China. According to legend it was the first building in Tibet and the palace of the first Tibetan king, Nyatri Tsenpo.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.2, 91.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Buddhist buildings in Tibet, Buddhist monasteries in Tibet, Dzongs of Tibet, Forts in Tibet, History of Tibet, Palaces in Tibet, Tibetan Buddhist places