guge - the lost kingdom of tibet
Discover the rise and fall of one of Asia’s most vibrant civilizations, an empire, which at the height of its glory introduced to the world some of the richest art and culture of the epoch.
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Produced by Bang Singapore Pte. Ltd. in co-production with France 5, Off the Fence, Media Development Authority of Singapore and Discovery Networks Asia
Episode InformationLocated in one of the most inaccessible places on earth, Guge was once the home of one of Asia’s most vibrant civilizations. It was here that the Golden Age of Tibetan Buddhism began in the 10th century. So how, 700 years later, did Guge disappear almost over-night?