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Martsang Monastery, the holy mountain of naturally emerged Shamba

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Resource #: 67376 (URL for reference)

Collections: Photos-for-Qinghai-Monasteries-Documentation

Tibet and Himalayas: Monastery

Location: Martsang Drak Gönpa


by Rinchenkhar

This is a special mountain called the "Natural Statue of Shamba", according to Tibetan historical figures, from the mountain steep a form of Buddha Shamba was appeared and thereafter people named the mountain after the lagend and built a temple in the place to commemorate the folk sayings.

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This resource was provided by Qinghai Normal University (Qinghai Monastery Documentation Project). The copyright holder is Gya ye Drabo (only private uses permitted).

Resource type: Image

Photographer: Gyayé Trabho (རྒྱ་ཡེ་བཀྲ་བྷོ།)

Photograph Date: 08/Oct/2011

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