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by John Vincent Bellezza
Edited by Geoffrey Barstow, Mickey Stockwell and Michael White
Tibetan & Himalayan Library
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General site characteristics

Doring MarmoRdo ring dmar mo sits on a gently sloping gravelly bench that overlooks the Bok Tsangpo’Bog gtsang po.241 The site is closely bound in the north by a limestone formation. Views in other directions are quite open. In addition to the five standing stones of Doring MarmoRdo ring dmar mo, there are at least one dozen large contiguous, double-course quadrate funerary superstructures spread out over an area of approximately 2400 m².


[241] For the 2000 survey of this site, see Bellezza, Antiquities of Upper Tibet, 110.

Note Citation for Page

John Vincent Bellezza, (Charlottesville, VA: Tibetan & Himalayan Library, 2010), .

Bibliographic Citation

John Vincent Bellezza. . Charlottesville, VA: Tibetan & Himalayan Library, 2010.