Fig. 2. Spatial distribution of Tibetan sacred sites (a) Sacred sites and four nature reserves around Dzongsar monastery in Ganzi Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. (b) Spatial distribution pattern of sacred mountains around the monastery: (1) sacred mountains worshipped by single village; (2) sacred mountains shared by multiple villages; (3) sacred mountains of higher hierarchical level in the district accompanied by the monastery. ((c) The zoning pattern of a traditional Tibetan community.

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