Iankan

Iankan

 

a mountain range in western Amur Oblast, RSFSR. The Iankan Range joins the Tukuringra and Dzhagdy ranges in the east to form a single mountain chain. Approximately 100 km long, the range reaches an elevation of 1,382 m. It is composed primarily of granites and has dome-shaped bald peaks. The slopes are covered with larch taiga and dwarf stone pine.

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Many of their nunneries are also Buddhist schools which would be equivalent to the Sri Iankan Parivena.