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Labrang Monastery
拉卜楞寺

4.5/5
866 Reviews
Xiahe Top 1 in Can't Miss Attractions
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Open in 14 mins Open from 8:00am-12:00am,2:00pm-5:00pm
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 3-4 hours
Address: Renmin E St, Xiahe Xian, Gannan Zangzuzizhizhou, Gansu Sheng, China
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Phone: 0941-7121095 0941-7121128

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Great but remind everyone that all the monks went out for a week during the summer holidays and were not in the temple

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Located in Gannan District's Xiahe County, Labrang Monastery is one of the six great monasteries of the Gelug (Yellow) Sect of Tibetan Buddhism. The monastery is large in scale and high in status. A representative example of the monasteries and temples throughout Gannan, it is a must-see for visitors to the area. It is a majestic temple complex. It offers spectacular sights while walking through and also when taking in a panoramic bird's-eye view from its highest point. The monastery is full of giant Buddha statues and various exquisite sculptures, murals and countless musical instruments. Furthermore, the long corridor of the Labrang Monastery is a sight rarely seen anywhere else in the world. This is a place where pilgrims come to accumulate merit and to pray for friends and relatives.
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