Sêrtar is located around 600km from Chengdu. It has the world’s biggest Buddhist school called Larung Gar Buddhist Academy, founded in 1980s starting from scratch. Now, it inhabits over 40,000 monks and nuns who cope with tough climates everyday just to learn Buddhism.
Nuns traveling to school by walking down from 4000m
Night scene of the monastery
Nun dwellings where TV is not allowed. No toilet and heating system as well
Tibetan people share the same area with the monks and nuns
Everyone is so dedicated for praying
They pray by spinning the prayer wheel
Monks learning after school