Ganden, Tibet

Ganden, Tibet, China

Travel Blogs from Ganden, Tibet

Ganden, Tibet Travel Blogs (12)
Sweet Innocent Killer and The Joyful Paradise, Ganden, China travel blog

Sweet Innocent Killer and The Joyful Paradise

A travel blog entry by lraleigh

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... painting, mandala creation, Tangyur teachings, Tibetan literature, astronomy, medicine, and more. Today, as in all monasteries of Tibet, Ganden was an empty shell of its former self, with 300 monks restricted by quotas enforced by the Religious ...

Ganden Kora, Ganden, Tibet, China travel blog

Ganden Kora

A travel blog entry by trent

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... altitude.  I began with the kora, the path/circuit the Tibetan pilgrims make around the monastery before entering...however, the Ganden kora is not just around the monastery, it's around the whole mountain peak that the monastery sits ...

Fillarilla ympari ampari Kyi Chu-laaksoa, Ganden, China travel blog

Fillarilla ympari ampari Kyi Chu-laaksoa

A travel blog entry by iloinensancai

... kultaisen chortenin, joka palvelee Gandenin ja Gelugpa suuntauksen perustajan Tsongkapan kulttuurivallankumouksessa hapaistyjen jaannosten tyyssijana. Ganden on paljon muutakin kuin mahtavia maisemia ja kimmeltavia temppeleita. Ennenkaikkea se on erittain ...

Day 1- Ganden to Samye Trek, Ganden, China travel blog

Day 1- Ganden to Samye Trek

A travel blog entry by dinoshona

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We awoke full of excitement as today we begin our 70km trek from Ganden Monastery to Samye, two of Tibet's most important monasteries. After a quick breakfast of fried sweet bread we picked up a few supplies and set of to Ganden. The 2 hour drive took ...