Monks Quarters Palcho Monastery, Gyantse, Tibet.

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Palcho Monastery was founded in 1418 and is most noted for the Pelkhor Choede or Kumbum which is a nine story series of chapels and shrines. This temple also is known as "the ten thousand Buddha" temple. The Kumbum was completed in 1437.
Location: Palcho Monastery, Gyantse, Tibet.