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Nyainrong County

Nyainrong County
County
Tibetan transcription(s)
 • Tibetan གཉན་རོང་རྫོང
 • Wylie transliteration snyan rong rdzong
 • official transcription (PRC) Nyainrong Zong
Chinese transcription(s)
 • Simplified 聂荣县
 • Pinyin Nièróng Xiàn
Location of Nyainrong County within Tibet
Location of Nyainrong County within Tibet
Nyainrong County is located in Tibet
Nyainrong County
Location in Tibet
Coordinates:
Country China
Province Tibet
Prefecture Nagchu Prefecture
Capital Nyainrong
Area
 • Total 9,017 km2 (3,481 sq mi)
Elevation 4,700 m (15,400 ft)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Area code(s) +(086)0896

Nyainrong County (Tibetan གཉན་རོང་རྫོང་ ; Wylie gnyan rong rdzong; Chinese: 聂荣县; Pinyin: Nièróng Xiàn) is a small county within the Nagchu Prefecture of the Tibet Autonomous Region. Yurla is a favourite of the people of the county.[1]

References

  1. ^ Li, Tao; Jiang, Hongying (2003). Tibetan customs. 五洲传播出版社. p. 35.  

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