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Prayer wheel and incense burner on Lhasa's Lingkor pilgrimage route. Copyright Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford 2001.35.140.1

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Resource #: 69635 (URL for reference)

Collections: Lhasa

Location: Lingkor


by Jessica O'Leary

A prayer wheel, or mani chökhor (ma ni chos 'khor), enclosed in a chöten (mchod rten) on the Lingkor (gling skor) pilgrimage route that encircles Lhasa. An incense burner, or sangkhung (bsang khung), can be seen in the bottom right side of the image.

Associated Resources

Resource type: Image

Photograph Date: 08/Sep/1936

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