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Tholing Monastery

Xiangquan River's Riverside, Zanda County 859600, China
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Parts of the Monastery still under restoration

Visited the monastery on Oct. 26th. Some parts are still under re-construction (restoration). Two... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2016
Eduard A
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Tokyo, Japan
Major monastery in Zanda

Not in veery good condition but under repair. Access may be restricted for the next year or so. A... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2015
Etosha
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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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4 Nov 2016
“Parts of the Monastery still under restoration”
19 Aug 2015
“Major monastery in Zanda”
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Xiangquan River's Riverside, Zanda County 859600, China
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Reviewed 4 November 2016

Visited the monastery on Oct. 26th. Some parts are still under re-construction (restoration). Two of the Choerten (Stupa) are finished. It looks good but there are dozens of gompa that are more important and look better. I can't say I was disappointed to see the...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2015

Not in veery good condition but under repair. Access may be restricted for the next year or so. A senior monk was talking while we were there and many of the Zanda people were in attendance.

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Reviewed 9 December 2013

It is sad, very sad to walk the ruins of Tholing Monastery. Once it was a bustling center of Buddhism, which gave rise for most of Tibetan Buddhist schools like Sakyapa, Kagyupa and Gelugpa. Amazing wall paintings hidden inside the temple walls, and ruins, talking...More

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