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Prayer flags at the Wudangzhao Lamasery near Baotou city in Inner Mongolia, a province in China.

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A Buddhist monk at Wudangzhao Lamasery near Baotou city in Inner Mongolia, a province in China.

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A monk smiles for the camera in Hohhot’s famous Dazhou Tibetan Buddhist temple.

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Tibetan Buddhists tossed coins for good luck into a pond in Dazhou Tibetan Buddhist temple for good luck. The city of Hohhot in the Chinese province of Inner Mongolia is home to a sprawling Tibetan Buddhist community. Dazhou is a sister temple to the Jokhang Temple in Lhasa, Tibet. Tibetan Buddhists who cannot make the pilgrimage to Tibet will often go to worship at Dazhou Temple.

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Dazhou Tibetan Buddhist temple in Hohhot Inner Mongolia, a province in China.

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Portrait of a Hui man. The Hui people are a minority people group in China, and they are predominantly Muslim.

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A worshipper prays at one of the many Tibetan Buddhist temples in Hohhot, Inner Mongolia, a province in China.

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Water lilies in bloom at the Five Pagoda temple in Hohhot, Inner Mongolia, a province in China.

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Portrait of a Mongolian man.

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Portrait of a man a local festival in Hustai National Park, Mongolia.

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A monk in Gandantegchinlen Monastery in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

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A woman spins prayer wheels at the Gandantegchinlen Monastery in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

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An elderly woman spins prayer wheels at Gandantegchinlen Monastery in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

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Children play in a courtyard of the Gandantegchinlen Monastery in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

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A statue of Genghis Khan, known locally as Chinggis Khaan, founder of the Mongol Empire, is situated at the entrance to the Government Palace on Sükhbaatar Square in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

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A woman sitting on a step in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

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The traditional Mongolian saying, “A Mongol without a horse is like a bird without wings,” indicates how highly the horse is esteemed among Mongolians. Cherished above all other animals for their practicality in this predominantly nomadic culture, the strong, stocky Mongol horse has barely changed since the days of Genghis Khan.

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A little girl watches as her father remotely controls her rented electric car during Children’s Day festivities in Mongolia. On this holiday parents have the day off from work so they can spend time with their children.

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Piles of rocks, called Ovoo, can be found on mountains and other high places. They play an important role in Mongolian Shamanistic religious practice. Adherents worship the spirits of the mountains and sky by leaving offerings.

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An archer in Sükhbaatar, Mongolia.

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