Tag Archives: Tibet

Chengdu again

After a 14+ hour bus trip from Lahrong Monastery to Chengdu, we were ready for some quiet exploration and photography! We left Lahrong at 5 am to get the bus for Chengdu.  Rather than go to bus terminus it was decided that we meet the bus at a small town on a cross road where […]

Lahrong Monastery – Tibet

Arrived in Lharong Monastery, the largest in the world.   WOW, OMG!!!!  A centre for Buddhist study and contemplation, 3000 monks and 8,000 nuns study here. The monastery operates on the Buddhist Rime principle – all sects accepted and considered equal and important.  Open mindedness and debate are the order of the day. The Chinese […]