Dukezong Ancient City
is a Tibetan Shangri-La is called Dukezong of
the ancient city, which is in accordance with the Shambhala
Buddhist ideal country built. The ancient city built by
the mountain, the road rough, that some years old on the
natural terrain of the old stone-paved, so far, the remains
of stone on the road deep hoof prints, it is the year of
the caravan to the time left a keepsake.
Dukezong ancient stone street as if from
a thousand years ago over a long ballad singing, and then
again to sing the infinite past years. Yunnan Tea Horse
Road from Yunnan Pu'er line by Dali, Lijiang, Zhongdian
(Shangri-La today), Deqin, Chayu, Zogang, Lhasa, Yadong
and Xigaze, Berlin Yamaguchi, respectively, to Burma, India.
It passes through the Jinsha River, Lancang River 'Nu River,
Lhasa River, the Brahmaputra, but also over the five 5000
m above the snow-capped mountains. Caravan of a back and
forth, often to a year's time. For crossing the Tea Horse
Road caravan, the Dukezong city, is on the city of Tea-Horse
Road, is the first leg of the caravan into Tibet after this
section of the road is quite comfortable.
Tang Yifeng, tune dew period (AD 676--679),
the earth Fan here in the big top set up Fortress, the name
Dukezong, a Tibetan pronounce contains two meanings,
one is built on stone castle and the other as
Moonlight City. Later that surround the ancient city
built on a hilltop Fortress. And this is echoed in the top
of a hill on the river breast establishment of the Reunion
case, meaning Sun City, which has no Fortress,
the site is a profile Baita in Tibetan, Shambhala is a mystery
hidden in the snow-capped mountains in the kingdom, junior
residents do not perform, no fans, no desire, ancient divine
king, the future holds the conscience of the world and civilization.