Lhari County (Chinese: 嘉黎县; pinyin: Jiālí Xiàn; Tibetan: ལྷ་རི་རྫོང་།, Wylie: lha ri rdzong, ZYPY: Lhari Zong) is a small county within the prefecture-level city of Nagqu in the Tibet Autonomous Region.

Lhari County

嘉黎县ལྷ་རི་རྫོང་།
Location of Lhari County (red) within Nagqu City (yellow) and the Tibet Autonomous Region
Location of Lhari County (red) within Nagqu City (yellow) and the Tibet Autonomous Region
Lhari is located in Tibet
Lhari
Lhari
Location of the seat in the Tibet Autonomous Region
Coordinates: 31°05′22″N 92°54′02″E / 31.08944°N 92.90056°E / 31.08944; 92.90056Coordinates: 31°05′22″N 92°54′02″E / 31.08944°N 92.90056°E / 31.08944; 92.90056
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceTibet Autonomous Region
Prefecture-level cityNagqu
SeatLhari Town
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

The 11th Dalai Lama was born in Lhari County, as were both of the rival candidates for the position of the current Panchen Lama.[1]

Administrative divisionsEdit

The county contains the following township-level divisions and principal settlements:

VillagesEdit

One of the villages in the county is Bagar.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Zhong, Zhang (1995-12-29). "Six-Year-Old Becomes The 11th Panchen Lama". China Tibet Information Center. Archived from the original on 2006-07-15. Retrieved 2010-07-12.