This is the nearest town to Muli monastery. It sits on a spur, up a side valley of the Litang river canyon. The mountain ridge in the background is the one you cross over when coming from Yongning. It is about 4200 metres.
Kham then and now. A photoblog showing how eastern Tibet looked in the 1920s and how the same places and people look now. Based on the explorations of botanist Joseph Rock.