Nuns in Yunnan - SupChina

Nuns in Yunnan

Buddhist nuns are studying ancient texts inside a nunnery in Shusong Village in Yunnan Province. In China, Larung Gar in Sichuan Province is the largest Buddhist institute in the world.

Michael Yamashita

Michael Yamashita is an award-winning photographer who has been shooting for National Geographic magazine for more than 30 years. He specialized in Asia after spending seven years in the region following his graduation from Wesleyan University.