Lamasery Printing House & Tibetan Medical Hospital in Dege
Dege Gengqing Town
Birth Place of Gesar King --- Axu Grassland
Xinluhai Lake (Yilhun Lhatso)
Dege Tibetan Medical Hospital
Palpung (Babang) monastery
Pewar (Baiya) monastery
Zhuqing (Dzogchen or Deogchen) monastery
Dzongsha (Zhongsha) monastery
"Living Characters of King Gesar"
Ruin of King Gesar's Capital Sunzhoudazezong
Dege, or Derge, in Ganzi TAP in western Sichuan, located on the
upper reached of the Jinshajiang and Yalongjiang Rivers. Dege,
mean in Tibetan as "land of benevolence", is derived
from "ten benevolences of the 4orders" of Tibetan
Buddhism, named after the Dege clan, the Dege clan and toponym of
Dege both began to appear in the early period of the Yuan Dynasty.
As a county, it established in 1913.
Place of Gesar King --- Axu (Ngaxu) Grassland
Gesar was the ruler of the Ling Kingdom in eastern Tibet in
11th centry. Gesar is known as greatest hero in Khampa area by
Tibetan and Mongolian.The greatest literatural workd epic
"King of Gesar", 20times the length of the Homer's epics
the Ilia. It is sperad widely in China such as Tibetan, Mongolian,
Tu, Naxi, and Yugur area. The Potala Palace has a statue of Gesar
for pilgrimage every day.
Lake (Yilhun Lhatso ), Manigange (Yulong)
Yilhun Lhatso (Xinluhai lake or Yulong Lake), located beside the Manigange
town about 11km, Derge county (100km to Gengqing town), made by
effects of glanciation, altitude over 4500M, with Que'er ranges
surrounding, the deepest is 15M, covers an area of 2.72 sq km.
Derge Sutra Printing Academy, simple as Derge Scripture
Printing House, is the treasury of Tibetan culture and arts,
founded in 1729, of Emperor Yongzheng of the Qing Dynasty by Queji
Dengbazeren, the 12th headman and the 6th dharma-raja of Derge,
and construction took about 21years, located in Gengqing
monastery, covers an area of 5000 sq M, on the east back of
Jinshajiang River, Gengqing town, Derge, Sichuan. The main
building is a 4-story complex with more than 30 rooms, the 1st
floor consists of several sutra halls where Buddha and the
ancestors of the Dege clan are worshipped. The 2nd & 3rd
floors have rooms for proofresding, engraving blocks, printing and
binding, and it's managing office. The 4th floor for fresh the
Tibetan Medical Hospital
A 3 stories building Tibetan medical hospital, houses a large collection of herbs and animal parts collected from far reaches of the Tibetan Plateau.
of King Gesar's Capital Sunzhoudazezong
Ruin of King Gesar's Capital Sunzhoudazezong , lies at Ezhi (Oqi) village, Dege. Construction covers 41143sq m.
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