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Title: Gar County  
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Subject: Ngari Prefecture, Gêrzê County, Coqên County, Gê'gyai County, Tibet Autonomous Region
Collection: Counties of Tibet, Ngari Prefecture
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Gar County

Gar County
Tibetan transcription(s)
 • Tibetan སྒར་རྫོང་
 • Wylie transliteration sgar rdzong
Chinese transcription(s)
 • Chinese 噶尔县
 • Pinyin Gá'ěr Xiàn
Location of Gar County within Tibet
Location of Gar County within Tibet
Country China
Region Tibet
Prefecture Ngari Prefecture
Capital Ali (Gar)

Gar County (Tibetan: སྒར་རྫོང་ wylie: sgar rdzong; Chinese: 噶尔县; Pinyin:Gá'ěr Xiàn) is a county in the Ngari Prefecture of the western Tibet Autonomous Region of China. The main town is Shiquanhe, once known as the

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