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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 ( 2868 km ) South-West of Beijing , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Gongzhi

Time in Gongzhi is now 08:29 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Urumqi " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Thimphu, Shillong, Patna, Shigatse, and Xegar. Since you are here already, consider visiting Thimphu . We saw some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Gongzhi ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Monks doing the khora at Sakya monastery, Tibet

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Monks from Sakya monastery (Tibet) come back after doing the Khora. ..

2010-10-13 Trip to Sakya

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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 28.91 88.02 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km 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 28.67 87.80 (Lat./Long.); Less than 25 km away
Tags: Populated places in Tibet