Checked content

File:IMG 0839 Yarlong Tsangpo.jpg

English: Yarlung Tsangpo river in Tibet. In India becomes very wide and is called Brahmaputra.
Deutsch: Der Yarlung Tsangpo in Tibet. In Indien wird er sehr breit und Brahmaputra genannt.
Français : Le fleuve Yarlung Tsangpo au Tibet. En Inde, il s'élargit et prend le nom de Brahmapoutre.
Italiano: Tibet: fiume Yarlung. Quando fluisce in India diventa il Brahmaputra.
Date 10 August 2006
Source Photo taken by ( Luca Galuzzi) *
Author Luca Galuzzi ( Lucag)
( Reusing this file)
USA 10096-7-8 HDR Antelope Canyon Luca Galuzzi 2007.jpg This Photo was taken by LucaG.

Please credit this: Luca Galuzzi - in the immediate vicinity of the image.

If you use one of my photos, please email me (account needed) or leave me a short message on my discussion page.
It would be greatly appreciated. You can find more pictures on my Image Gallery...
Do not copy this image illegally by ignoring the terms of the license below, as it is not in the public domain.
If you would like special permission to use, license, or purchase the image please contact me to negotiate terms.

I, Luca Galuzzi, the copyright holder of this work, hereby publishes it under the following license:
w:en:Creative Commons
attribution share alike
This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.5 Generic license.
Attribution: I, Luca Galuzzi
You are free:
  • to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work
  • to remix – to adapt the work
Under the following conditions:
  • attribution – You must attribute the work in the manner specified by the author or licensor (but not in any way that suggests that they endorse you or your use of the work).
  • share alike – If you alter, transform, or build upon this work, you may distribute the resulting work only under the same or similar license to this one.

Camera location

29° 16′ 24.41″ N, 90° 46′ 45.02″ E

This and other images at their locations on: Google Maps - Google Earth - OpenStreetMap ( Info)
Picture of the day

This image was selected as picture of the day on Wikimedia Commons for 7 October 2009. It was captioned as follows:

English: Yarlung Tsangpo river in Tibet. In India becomes very wide and is called Brahmaputra.

Wikimedia CommonsWikipedia

This is a featured picture on Wikimedia Commons ( Featured pictures) and is considered one of the finest images.

Cscr-featured.svgSound-icon-empty.svgThis is a featured picture on the German language Wikipedia ( Exzellente Bilder) and is considered one of the finest images.

If you have an image of similar quality that can be published under a suitable copyright license, be sure to upload it, tag it, and nominate it.

The following pages on Schools Wikipedia link to this image (list may be incomplete):


Find out more

Wikipedia for Schools is one of SOS Childrens Villages' many educational projects. SOS Childrens Villages helps those who have nothing and no one, giving them back the famly they have lost and bringing them the very best opportunities for a happy, healthy future. Help another child by taking out a sponsorship.