Lhasa

Lhasa is the capital of the autonomous region in . It is 3,750 meters above sea level on the northern slopes of the . Lhasa has about 666,000 residents and an elevation of 3,651 metres.
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Mosque
The , also known as Hebalin Mosque, is a in , , . Photo: Antoinetav, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Buddhist temple
is a Buddhist monastery in , . Photo: Dieter Schuh, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Buddhist temple
is a nunnery of the Gelug school of Tibetan Buddhism in the city of , Tibet Autonomous Region, China. Photo: Antoinetav, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Buddhist temple
Muru Ningba or Meru Nyingba is a small Buddhist monastery located between the larger monasteries of and Barkhor in the city of , Tibet, China. Photo: John Hill, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
Photo: Vinko Rajic, CC BY 3.0.

Town
The , traditionally known as the Barkhor, is an area of narrow streets and a public square located around in , , .

Neighborhood
or Shol Village was a small village at the base of the in , .

Lhasa

Latitude
29.6554° or 29° 39' 19.4" north
Longitude
91.1705° or 91° 10' 13.7" east
Open Location Code
7MXHM54C+55
Population
666,000
IATA airport code
LXA
United Nations Location Code
CN LHA
Elevation
3,651 metres (11,978 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 31219396
Geo­Names ID
1280737
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Lhasa
  • Afrikaans: Lhasa
  • Albanian: Lhasa
  • Amharic: ላሳ
  • Arabic: Lhasa
  • Arabic: لاس
  • Arabic: لاسا
  • Arabic: لهاسا
  • Aragonese: Lhasa
  • Armenian: Լհասա
  • Asturian: Lhasa
  • Azerbaijani: Lhasa
  • Azerbaijani: Lxasa
  • Bashkir: Лхаса
  • Basque: Lhasa
  • Belarusian: Лхаса
  • Bengali: লাসা
  • Breton: Lhasa
  • Bulgarian: Лхаса
  • Burmese: လာဆာ
  • Burmese: လာဆာမြို့
  • Catalan: Lhasa
  • Cebuano: Lhasa
  • Cheyenne: Lhasa
  • Chinese: Lhasa Chhī
  • Chinese: Lāsà Shì
  • Chinese: 城关区
  • Chinese: 拉萨
  • Chinese: 拉萨市
  • Chinese: 拉薩
  • Chinese: 拉薩市
  • Croatian: Lhasa
  • Czech: Lhasa
  • Danish: Lhasa
  • Dutch: Lhasa
  • Dzongkha: ལྷ་ས་
  • Eastern Mari: Лхасе
  • English: Lasa, Tibet
  • English: Lhasa (prefecture)
  • English: Lhasa (prefecture-level city)
  • English: Lhasa City
  • English: Lhasa Tibet
  • English: Lhassa
  • English: cheng guan qu
  • Esperanto: Lasao
  • Estonian: Lhasa
  • Finnish: Lhasa
  • French: Lhassa
  • Galician: Lhasa
  • Galician: Lhassa
  • Gan Chinese: 拉萨市
  • Georgian: ლჰასა
  • German: Lhasa
  • Greek: Λάσα
  • Gujarati: લ્હાસા
  • Hakka Chinese: Lhasa-sṳ
  • Hausa: Lhasa-sṳ
  • Hebrew: להסה
  • Hindi: ल्हासा
  • Hungarian: Lhásza
  • Icelandic: Lasa
  • Indonesian: Lhasa
  • Interlingue: Lhasa
  • Irish: Lása
  • Italian: Lhasa
  • Japanese: ラサ
  • Japanese: ラサ市
  • Japanese: 拉薩(ラサ)
  • Kalmyk: Лхаса балһсн
  • Kannada: ಲಾಸ
  • Kannada: ಲ್ಹಾಸಾ
  • Kazakh: Лхаса
  • Kikuyu: Lhasa
  • Kinyarwanda: Lhasa
  • Kirghiz: Лхаса шаары
  • Korean: 라사
  • Korean: 라싸 시
  • Korean: 라싸시
  • Korean: 라하사
  • Kurdish: Lhasa
  • Latin: Lhasa
  • Latvian: Lasa
  • Latvian: Lhasa
  • Literary Chinese: 拉薩市
  • Lithuanian: Lasa
  • Lithuanian: Lasos prefektūra
  • Lombard: Lhasa
  • Macedonian: Ласа
  • Maithili: ल्हासा
  • Malay: Lhasa
  • Malayalam: ലാസ
  • Marathi: ल्हासा
  • Mazanderani: لهاسا
  • Min Dong Chinese: Lá-sák
  • Min Dong Chinese: Lă-sák
  • Min Nan Chinese: Lhasa-chhī
  • Mingrelian: ლჰასა
  • Mongolian: Лхас
  • Nepali: ल्हासा
  • Newari: ल्हासा
  • Northern Frisian: Lhasa
  • Norwegian: Lhasa
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Lhasa
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Lhasa
  • Nyanja: Lhasa
  • Occitan (post 1500): Lassà
  • Occitan (post 1500): Lhasa
  • Oriya: ଲାସା
  • Ossetian: Лхасæ
  • Panjabi: ਲਾਸਾ
  • Persian: لهاسا
  • Polish: Lhasa
  • Portuguese: Lassa
  • Portuguese: Lhasa
  • Romanian: Lhasa
  • Romansh: Lhasa
  • Russia Buriat: Һаса
  • Russian: Лхаса
  • Samogitian: Lasa
  • Scots: Lhasa
  • Scottish Gaelic: Lhasa
  • Serbian: Ласа
  • Serbo-Croatian: Lhasa
  • Sinhala: ල්හාසා
  • Slovak: Lhasa
  • Slovenian: Lasa
  • Spanish: Lhasa
  • Swahili: Lhasa
  • Swedish: Lhasa
  • Tagalog: Lhasa
  • Tajik: Лҳаса
  • Tamil: லாசா
  • Tatar: Lhasa
  • Telugu: లాసా
  • Thai: ลาซา
  • Tibetan: Lhasa
  • Tibetan: ལྷ་ས་གྲོང་ཁྱེར།
  • Tibetan: ལྷ་ས།
  • Turkish: Lhasa, Tibet
  • Turkish: Lhasa
  • Tuvinian: Лхаса
  • Uighur: لاسا شەھىرى
  • Ukrainian: Лхаса
  • Urdu: لہاسا
  • Uzbek: Lxasa
  • Veps: Lhas
  • Vietnamese: Lhasa
  • Waray (Philippines): Lhasa
  • Welsh: Lhasa
  • Western Panjabi: لہاسا
  • Wu Chinese: 拉萨市
  • Yue Chinese: 拉薩
  • Zhuang: Lhasa
  • La-sa-shih
  • Lhasa Shi

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