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In the courtyard of Meru Nyingba monastery. Tibet | by reurinkjan
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In the courtyard of Meru Nyingba monastery. Tibet

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A collapsed juniper incense burner but still working within the courtyard of Meru Nyingba monastery, Lhasa, Jokhang, Barkhor.

 

Muru Ningba or Meru Nyingba (rMe ru snying pa) a Gelukpa sect, is a small Buddhist monastery located between the larger monasteries of Jokhang and Barkhor in the holy city of Lhasa, Tibet. It was the Lhasa seat of the former State Oracle who had his main residence at Nechung Monastery.

 

It is located immediately behind and east of the Jokhang and may be accessed from the north side of the Barkhor

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muru_Nyingba_Monastery

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Taken on September 5, 2011