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Church poured in Nam Dinh, Vietnam
Colour of Vermilion
Our majestic National Emblem at home in the Midwest!
Sunset on an rice field
Potala Palace, Tibet
Potala Palace, Lhasa, Tibet
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Camouflage
Debating Monks in Tibet
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Love is in the Air
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Autumn in Nami Island
A young girl in the Guizhou Province, China
West Burton Waterfall
Sunset in Hong Kong
Emerald Lake
My Granny!
The Reflection of Reality
A peek between the trees
Night out for the bats
Perfect timing
Sunset on the Streets of Alicante, Spain
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Limbu is a Sino-Tibetan language spoken mainly in Nepal, significant communities in Bhutan, Sikkim, Darjeeling district, India by the ethnic Nepali Limbu community. Virtually all Limbus are bilingual in Nepali. The name Limbu is an exonym of uncertain origin. Limbus refer to themselves as yakthungba, and their language as Yakthung Pan. It has four main dialects; Panthare, Phedape, Chatthare and Tambar Khole. Panthare dialect is the standard dialect of the Limbu language, whereas Phedape is spoken and understood by most.

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