Touring Gengqing in China
Gengqing in the region of Sichuan is a city located in China - some 1,140 mi or ( 1834 km ) South-West of Beijing , the country's capital city .
Time in Gengqing is now 07:00 AM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Chongqing " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Qumong, Qamdo, Jomda, Jangra, and Xichang. Being here already, consider visiting Qumong . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recomendations for Gengqing ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.
Kunga: Ghangdruk Ghi Dhunlam With English Translation
Ghangdruk Ghi Dhunlam (Son of the Snow City) by Kunga. For the first time this beautiful and brave song by Tibetan singer Kunga has been translated into English. Translation by Thupgon, Khenrap Yeshi, ..
What do people do in Derge, a remote place along the border with Tibet. Home of the ancient printing monastery ..
Visit the third most important Tibetan Buddhist Monastery in Dege, China. This is the most important Tibetan printing press monastery where 70% of all Tibetan Buddhist religious literature is stored. ..
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Interesting facts about this location
Goinqên is a town in the Garzê Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of Sichuan, China.
Located at 31.82 98.60 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
The Derge Parkhang, (pronunciation "Dehr-geh", alternative names Dege Parkhang, Derge Sutra Printing Temple, Dege Yinjing Yuan, Derge Barkhang, Dege Barkhang, Barkhang, Parkhang, Bakong Scripture Printing Press and Monastery) is one of the foremost cultural treasures of Tibet. Derge is a county seat in a high valley in Kham, an eastern districts eastern district of traditional Tibet which is now part of China's Sichuan Province.
Located at 31.81 98.58 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Dêgê County is a county in Garzê Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in China's Sichuan province. Its county seat is the town of Dêgê. It was once the location of the Kingdom of Dêgê.
Derge is a town in Dêgê County in Garzê Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in China's Sichuan province. It was once the center of the Derge Kingdom of Kham or Eastern Tibet.
Kingdom of Derge
The Kingdom of Derge was an important kingdom in Eastern Tibet, a center of industry, religion and politics, with the seat of its kingdom in the town of Derge. The kings of Derge followed a 1300-year lineage. At its height, the population of the kingdom consisted of 12,000 to 15,000 families.
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