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Yarchen Monastery
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Yarchen Monastery

Yarchen monastery is in Sichuan province, China. It lies in an isolated valley 4000 m above sea level. The monastery is associated with the Nyingma tradition of Tibetan Buddhism . With more than 10,000 Sangha members now, it's the largest concentration of nuns and monks in the world. Most of the Sanghas are nuns.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Image Source: mobile
Date Taken: 04.2017
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Filed Under: Mobile
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2017, 8:27 a.m.
Camera Make: HUAWEI
Camera Model: VIE-L29
Focal Length: 4.5mm
Shutter Speed: 1/695
Aperture: f2.2
ISO: ISO50
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