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Devotees Offering Scarfs to the Stupas of the Lum–bum Chapel

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Resource #: 14838 (URL for reference)

Collections: Drepung Monastery, Drepung Monastery (2004)

Keywords: lay activities, offerings, ritual


Lum–bum festival. These are the stupas in which the 100 000 naga girls got abosrbed during the debate between Kaydrub and Jamyang Choeje. Hence, the name of the festival: '100 000 nagas'

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Resource type: Image

Photographer: Natasha Judson

Photograph Date: 23/Aug/2004

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