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The Yarlung Tsangpo Great Canyon

Jimin Zhang

The Yarlung Tsangpo Great Canyon

the last secret world

by Jimin Zhang

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Published by Foreign Languages Press in Beijing, China .
Written in English


Edition Notes

In English.

Other titlesLast secret world
StatementZhang Jimin
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS786 .Z455 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination169 p. :
Number of Pages169
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24421124M
ISBN 10711904169X
ISBN 109787119041698
LC Control Number2009446494
OCLC/WorldCa271657120


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The Yarlung Tsangpo Great Canyon by Jimin Zhang Download PDF EPUB FB2

It has a lot of beautiful photographs along with descriptive summaries about this spectacular canyon that is unlike most areas of Tibet. My only wish is that the book had a detailed map of the region so I could have a better idea where the named places are located.

The seller delivered the book promptly and it was in great condition.4/5(1). The Yarlung Tsangpo Great Canyon -- the world's biggest canyon -- belongs to China and to the world. Over the past few years, all those with an. Contents: The Yarlung Tsangpo Great Canyon, also called "the last pure land of the world," is the biggest canyon in the world.

It has its unique landforms, rich biological resources, beautiful landscapes and colorful cultures. The mysterious primitive religion and culture of the Lhopas and Monpas have covered this area with a mysterious veil. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

The Yarlung Tsangpo Great Canyon is also called “the last secret world.” To help readers better know the place, illustrations have been provided for this book. The definitive discovery that the Yarlung Tsangpo Grand Canyon is the deepest in the world was not announced until the mids.

The colossal 30m waterfall that Kingdon-Ward was hunting was not definitively identified until As the longest and deepest canyon in the world, Yarlung Tsangpo Grand Canyon is the best place for travelers to see the mysterious Namcha Barwa.

The highlight of this canyon is the bend of The Yarlung Tsangpo Great Canyon book Yarlung Tsangpo River. This book, with more t words of text and odd illustrations, tries to present to its readers a complete picture of the mysterious Yarlung Tsangpo Great Canyon.

The team found a group of waterfalls in a place called Tsangpo Badong. The Yarlung Tsangpo grand Canyon contain nine vertical natural zones, ranging from the alpine ice and snow to tropical rain forests,so it is the place with most complete alpine vertical natural zones in the world. Yarlung Tsangpo Grand Canyon, Tibet - stock photo.

Tibetan village by Yarlung Tsangpo river, flowing at the bottom of the Yarlung Tsangpo Grand Canyon, deepest canyon in the world, in Nyingchi (Linzhi) Prefecture, Tibet Autonomous Region of China.

Book or magazine covers, commercial, promotional, advertorial, endorsement, advertising, or. The Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon (Chinese: 雅鲁藏布大峡谷; pinyin: Yǎlǔzàngbù Dàxiágǔ) or simply the Tsangpo Canyon or Tsangpo Gorge, along the Yarlung Tsangpo River in Tibet, China, is regarded by some as the deepest canyon in the world, and is slightly longer than the Grand Canyon, making it one of the world's largest.

Yarlungzangbo Canyon is considered as the most mysterious place in the “roof” above the Qinghai-Tiber Plateteau. "water flowing down from the highest peak" is an ancient Tibetan language for Yanglungzhangbo River.

The Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon originates from Mount Kailash and running east for about km drains a northern section of the Himalayas. Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon is kilometers long, which is kilometers longer than the Colorado Grand Canyon, world’s second largest canyon.

Its average depth is 5, meters which is much deeper than the 3, meters of the Peru’s Colca Canyon, previously known as the world’s deepest canyon. The Great Canyon of Yarlung Tsangpo River is absolutely a highlight.

It is the largest and deepest canyon in the world, being kilometers ( miles) long and 6, meters (19, feet) deep at its deepest. The average depth is 2, meters (7, feet).

The Yarlung Tsangpo and the adjoining Chongye Valley formed the original seat of the Yarlung Dynasty of Tibetan kings and controlled important ancient trade routes into India and Bhutan. The first Tibetan Emperor,Songtsen Gampo, moved the capital to Lhasa after greatly expanding his territories and power.

The valley. Trip Itinerary of Tibet Yarlung Tsangpo Grand Canyon Tour. Day Fly to Lhasa Arrive at Lhasa Gonggar airport which at a elevation of meters, drive to Lhasa urban, en route visit Brahmaputra valley, Buddha Sculpture made 11th century and Tibetan village etc.

on the drive to Lhasa and check in the Hotel, Free and Have rest in this afternoon.5/5(58). At around 5 am, 17 Octobera very large landslide struck the Yarlung Tsangpo in southeastern Tibet, China, 7 km downstream the Gyalha Village and about km upstream Medog, in the vicinity of 29°47′′’ N, 94°55′24′’ E ().The landslide originated from the left bank of the Yarlung Tsangpo inside the Sedongpu Basin, formed a landslide dam and blocked the Author: Chen Chen, Limin Zhang, Limin Zhang, Te Xiao, Jian He.

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The great Yarlung Tsangpo river enters the deepest and longest canyon in the world between mounts Namcha Barwa and Gyalha Peri.

It bends around Namcha Barwa and eventually becomes the Brahmaputra. About Yarlung Tsangpo Grand Canyon The meter-long Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon has a normal profundity of 5, meters, yet drops in spots to 5, meters. Subsequent to these figures became visible, world topography reading material have must be changed; Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon is the world's most profound, longest, most astounding.

Book your tickets online for Yarlung Zangbo Rive Canyon, Mainling County: See 17 reviews, articles, and 35 photos of Yarlung Zangbo Rive Canyon, ranked No.1 on Tripadvisor among 4 attractions in Mainling County.4/5(17).

The Yarlung Tsangpo Great Canyon -- The Last Secret World The Yarlung Tsangpo Great Canyon is the biggest canyon in the world. Preface | Part 1 | Part 3 | Part 5 | Part 9. Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon,the longest, the deepest and the highest Grand Canyon of the world.

Thousands of meters of terrain sharp contrast, make up the world first. Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon is the biggest the water vapor channel of Tibetan plateau. According to Scientific research,it is formed by Himalaya’s move and river’s rush.

The “thrust-pivot point” of this geologic contortion is the “Great Bend of the Yarlung Tsangpo”. This is the heart of Tibet’s “Hidden Lands”, also known as Pemako.

It contains the deepest gorge in the world - 19, feet (almost 4 miles). The Yarlung Tsangpo Great Canyon -- The Last Secret World: Jews in Old China by Sidney Shapiro was originally published by Hippocrene Books in with considerable success.

It. The deepest in the world, Yarlung Tsangpo Grand Canyon is a gorgeous spot to visit. It stretches for km from Daduka Village in the north to Pasighat Village in the south.

Its northern altitude is 2, m, and in the south, it is m lower. [ right|thumb| px|Tsangpo Gorge, in center is Mount Namcha Barwa] The Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon (Simplified Chinese: 雅鲁藏布大峡谷) or the Tsangpo Gorge is a deep, long canyon in China.

The Yarlung Tsangpo River, usually just called Zangbo (also. The Tsangpo River On February 4, a team comprising explorers and kayakers from seven nations began a planned two-month-long expedition through the Tsangpo Gorge in southeastern Tibet. Their goal is to chart some of the still unvisited parts of the gorge and to complete the first-ever whitewater descent of the world’s deepest river canyon.

It passes through ‘Yarlung Tsangpo Great Canyon’ which is the deepest canyon in the world and a little longer than the Grand Canyon USA. Some major tributaries of the Tsangpo in Tibet are – Raka Zangbo, Lhasa, Nyang Qu and Nyang Chu. This article has been moved from Talk:Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon.

Please discuss or move back. Else rewrite the article to match the new name you have given it. Regards, —Mattisse19 July (UTC) Zangbo/Tsangpo = "purifier". The Tsangpo article says it means a river originating in "Tsang", i.e. Tibet west of Lhasa. The article. The Yarlung Tsangpo Canyon is located at the great bend of the river before entering the Indian State of Arunachal Pradesh Western interest in the Tsangpo began in the 19th century when British explorers and geographers speculated where Tibet's east-flowing Tsangpo ended up, suspecting the Brahmaputra.

The Yarlung Tsangpo Grand Canyon or Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon or simply the Tsangpo Canyon, Brahmaputra Canyon or Tsangpo Gorge, along the Yarlung Tsangpo River in Tibet, China, is regarded by. Grand Canyon is not so grand. the canyon goes under many names — The Great Canyon of Yarlung, the Namcha Barwa Gorge, the Yarlung Tsangpo Canyon, the Tsangpo Gorge, etc.

There is a very. The Yarlung Tsangpo Grand Canyon, formed by a horse-shoe bend in the river where it leaves the Tibetan Plateau and flows around Namcha Barwa, is the deepest, and possibly longest canyon in the world. The river has been a challenge to whitewater kayakers because of the extreme conditions of the river.

In the past, the Grand Canyon of Colorado (1, -meter deep, km long) in the United States, and the Colca Canyon in Peru (3,meter deep) had been listed as the world’s biggest canyons.

But neither of them can compare with the canyon on the Yarlung Tsangpo River. Yarlung Tsangpo Grand Canyon. The Yarlung Tsangpo Grand Canyon (also named Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon and Brahmaputra Canyon) is along the Yarlung Tsangpo River in Tibet, China.

It is the deepest, longest, highest and most dangerous canyon in the word ( Km). The Yarlung Tsangpo originates near Mt. Kailash and spreads east for about Km. Brahmaputra River Grand Canyon At 95 degrees east longitude and 29 degrees north latitude on the border between Mainling and Medog counties, the Mount Namche Barwa, highest peak on the eastern range of the Himalayas, stands on the way of Yarlung Tsangpo River and forces it to make a U turn abruptly.

To the south of the 7,meter Namche Barwa stands the 7, /5(). In a distance of around km, the Tsangpo plummets some 2, metres through what is now known as the Yarlung Tsangpo Grand Canyon, the world's deepest gorge.

With a depth reaching over 5,m near the Tibet-India border, this gorge is more than twice the depth of Colorado's Grand Canyon. Media in category "Yarlung Tsangpo Grand Canyon" The following 39 files are in this category, out of 39 total. Mainling, Nyingchi, Tibet, China - panoramio (17).jpg 3, × 2,; MBInstance of: canyon, nature reserve ().

“Sir, I have obtained for myself maps from the Space Research Organization and they show that this gorge of the Yarlung Tsangpo and thereafter the Namca Barwa Mountain, has drop of 2, meters. It is a narrow gorge, and 2, metres in a distance of 15 km, which gives an enormous resource intimate to the people of China.