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MT Xiaruoduoji

MT Xiaruoduoji
Photo Information
Copyright: Tony Mok (TMLH) Silver Note Writer [C: 0 W: 0 N: 30] (222)
Genre: Landscapes
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-10-14
Categories: Mountain
Exposure: f/36.0, 30 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): High Altitude [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2006-10-30 13:05
Viewed: 5493
Favorites: 1 [view]
Points: 6
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Daocheng Sacred Peaks-the Heavenly Charms in the Snow World which are well-known among the Tibetan people. they consist of three snow capped peaks whose names were,according to a legend,conferred by Dali V.Xiannairi, the north peak with an altitude of 6032m,means Mother Buddha; Yangmaiyong,the south peak with an altitude of 6032m,means Mother Buddha; Yangmaiyong,the south peak with an attitude of 5958m, means Manicurist Buddha; Xiaruoduoji,the east peak with an altitude of 5958m,means the Buddha with warriors'hands.the total coverage of the peaks is about 800 square kilometres.the Daocheng Sacred Peaks covered kilometers,the Daocheng Screed peaks covered with snow all the year round are grand and majestic. On the maintain side are colorful lakes which are gorgeous and changeful; At the foot of the mountain,on the pastures are rare fowls and valuable animals that co-exist harmoniously with the people. the peaks are regarded as sacred peaks by the Tibetan people;and visited by continuous stream of devotees.

This photo was taken just before sunset

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Cyts Sichuan China Branch

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  • jossim Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1538 W: 5 N: 2240] (12636)
  • [2006-10-30 22:05]

Excellente prise de vue,l'endroit est magnifique.


Wonderful, just wonderful! I added this photo to my favorites! A beautiful view like this could have me day dreaming forever! Well done! Thanks for sharing! I do think this photo goes under appreciated! Thanks for sharing! Cheers Josh Lewis.

Gorgeous photograph. I immediately get a sense of feeling very cold and lonely from the shaded portion of the mountain and can feel that, at least, briefly, there is hope for a bit of warmth as the sun just peeks in.

Dear Tony
This is a beautiful presentation of a beautiful mountain., and I add it to my theme "high altitude " thank you for sharing..

I like the sharp lines and stark rock contrasting with the glorious sunset .
Warm greetings from the Tzaneen Dam, Limpopo, South Africa

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