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Source: ChinaTravelGood   Author: Ava  Date: 07-27 2008  More Attractions
Code: 0893

Zip code: 856000

divisions: Shannan area to Zedang the town centre for the region, administered in 12 Shannan Prefecture, the existing Tibetan, Han, Hui, and the door Pakistan, Lhoba and other ethnic population of over 290,000, of which 98 percent of the Tibetans.

Shannan refers to the Gangdise Mountains and south of念青唐古拉Hill, Shannan Prefecture in north-Qushui Yarlung Zangbo River bridge connecting Lhasa to Xigaze to the west, the East arrived in Tibet, while the lowest average elevation Nyingchi. Ancient legends who changed the monkeys occurred in the capital of Shannan Prefecture - Zedang Township, in Zedang of meaning is Tibetan, "The monkeys play", which have been handed down for thousands of years of legends and not Darwin#39;s Origin of Species Work for a while, Poxian magic. In Shannan Prefecture, many ancient buildings and sites, from the earliest palace to the largest group of ancient tombs, to the most ancient temples. In Shannan Prefecture, many people seem not-the mountains and temples may have a long history in Tibetan culture in a pivotal position.

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Shannan Prefecture is located in Yalong He basin, Shicheng Yarlung. According to literature and folklore and a large number of archaeological discoveries show that about 400 million years ago, the Tibetan inhabitants on the proliferation of interest-bearing on the Yalong He basin. Zedang of this village near Sa-called "claim as" the land of Tibet Legend has it that one of farmland.

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Yarlung ancestors from the wild into farming, the gradual formation of a tribe. 2 century BC, the beginning of the first King of Tibet, the actual NIE Chi Zanpu early Yarlung tribal chiefs. He established the "Fan" kingdom, established a Zanpu the hereditary system. Gong only in the eighth generation Zanpu period, the construction of the tomb created a precedent. At that time, the Yarlung tribe from the matriarchal clan community development to the patriarchal clan society.

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in Shannan Prefecture of Tibet and other areas, most people believe in Tibetan Buddhism, now the people#39;s religious belief are fully respected and normal religious activities of the Constitution of the PRC and its national And the legal protection of the Tibet Autonomous Region, the people enjoy full freedom of religious belief. At present, the Shannan area temples, Lacan, the Japanese recovery, and other religious sites 251, basically meet the needs of the masses of the people of believers. In order to protect the general masses of religious believers to conduct normal religious activities and the clergy have engaged in legitimate religious activities of the establishments, the state has invested 16.16 million yuan to repair the temple and conservation. The Cultural Revolution, monasteries were destroyed in the basic no.

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