Photo of the Day

July 26, 2019

Hillside Homes

Tens of thousands of Buddhist monks and nuns make their home at the Larung Gar Buddhist Institute in Sichuan, China. The site was established with a handful of students in 1980. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Attila Balogh, National Geographic Your Shot

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