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China Countryside Photos

Brahmaputra River, Tibet Photograph by Tao Images Limited Ribbonlike branches of the Brahmaputra River—known in China as the Yarlung Tsangpo River—flow from Tibet’s Himalaya mountain range into India. The Tibetan Plateau’s lockbox of snow and glacial ice supplies freshwater to nearly a third of the world’s people.


Sunrise at Mount Kailash --- Mount Kailash is a sacred mountain in western Tibet. It is located near the source of some of the longest and mightiest rivers in Asia. It is considered a sacred place in four religions: Bön, Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism.

from Travel2Next

Brahmaputra River - cruise in India

Cruise the Brahmaputra River for culture and adventure. Originating in the Himalayas, the Brahmaputra River deposits its waters in the Bay of Bengal after coursing through the whole of Assam.

from The Shooting Star

In Photos: Majuli Island, Assam.

Brahmaputra river bridges, Majuli Assam, Majuli photos

China has blocked a tributary of the Brahmaputra river in Tibet as part of the construction of its "most expensive" hydro project which coul...

from Mail Online

Stunning braided rivers that look like watercolour paintings

A bird's eye view of Brahmaputra River, Tibet, China. It is a perfect example of a braided river and is highly susceptible to channel migration and avulsion, where land is suddenly separated by flooding or a change in the course of a river

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Majuli (Majoli) which lies in the Brahmaputra River in Assam state is one of the world’s largest freshwater river islands.