Serkhog monastery

Serkhog valley (གསེར་ཁོག) extends from the watershed pass on Mount Dawa to the river’s confluence with the Tsong-chu in Xining. The county capital, Datong, is an industrial city, which is situated 40 km north of Xining. There were eight Gelug monasteries in the past, of which three have been reopened in recent years.

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