Saturday, March 12, 2005

Joseph Rock in Muli, 1928

rock muli, originally uploaded by mutikonka.

"The headquarters of the National Geographic Society Expedition in Muli Monastery"

"The author with his assistants - the capital of the Land of the Yellow Lama is in reality only a lamasery of 340 houses tenanted by 700 monks who pray unceasingly."

And here's me stood in about the same place in 1994. Well, the crags in the background seem to be the same.

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