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Yarchen Monastery
Mountains and Valleys
Tired saleswoman
The path
Pure bay
Baltimore Lighthouse
Traditional Puppet-Shadow-Play
lord shiva
Nuns deep in the Devil's Throat
 sweaty beautiful things
Floating peanut shop
Yarchen Monastery
Sandy Point Lighthouse w Bay Bridge
the smoke
After work
Butterfly on my finger
A hopeless monk in Larung Gar Buddhist Institute.
A nest of great egrets.
Waiting on the tide and boats
15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine 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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Date Taken: 04.2017
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2017, 8:18 a.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Baiyu Country, China