In one of the Tibetan Classics, nine mountains passing northIndia,there is a large snow mountain with the source water of Four Rivers. The mentioned mountain is Mountain Kailash, while the source water is justLake Manasarovar, which means invincible jasper lake in Tibetan language. The four lakes areMaquanRiver in east,PeacockRiver in south,SutlejRiver in west,Shiquan Riverin north.
Lake Manasarovar is considered the most holy and pure lake by Buddhists. She is thesweet dew from heaven. The holy water can clean anxieties and sin of people.She is the oldest and most holy please of Buddhism, Hinduism, and Bon Religion.She is considered also Shangri-La of all gods, real heaven in the universe, and paradise of all creatures in the world. The believers begins their Kailash Mountaintour near Lake Manasarovar.
Yamdrok Lake is honored as the most beautiful water lake in the world. Yam means upper; Drok means pasture and jasper. So, Yamdrok means the jasper lake in the pasture. What’s interesting is that you will never see her full view no matter from which perspective. Her body ranges more than130 km, and can be seen the whole view only from the upper sky. She appears to be the color of rich blue with different levers by sunshine, looks like in a dream. One of her specialty is that she comes fromthe snow water ofNyenchen Tanglha Mountains,but no water outlet. The inflow from snow water and natural evaporation reach to an unusual dynamic balance. She is southwest ofLhasawith less than100 kmdistance.Yamdrok Lake, south side ofYarlungZangbo River, gains the name of three holy lakes inTibet with Namtso and Manasarovar. She has altitude of 4441 meters high,130 kmlength,70 kmwidth, and 638 sqaure km large. Travelers can visit this lake on the way to Gyantse and Shigatse. On the way, travelers will see Karula Glacier.