Angsi Glacier

The Angsi Glacier is a glacier located on the northern side of the Himalayas in Burang County in China's Tibet Autonomous Region.[1][2] This glacier is origin for Yarlung Tsangpo River in Tibet which is the Upper stream of Brahmaputra River that flows in to India and Bangladesh.


  1. ^ "Scientists pinpoint sources of four major international rivers". Xinhua News Agency. 22 August 2011. Retrieved 8 September 2015.
  2. ^ Krishnan, Ananth (23 August 2011). "China maps Brahmaputra, Indus". The Hindu. Retrieved 8 September 2015.

Coordinates: 30°20′53″N 82°2′41″E / 30.34806°N 82.04472°E / 30.34806; 82.04472