The Brahmaputra received three small snow-fed tributaries descending from the steep mountains on either side of us.
There are many monasteries and nunneries in the upper Brahmaputra valley.
This was one source of the great Brahmaputra, one of the largest rivers of the world.
Tsa-chu-tsangpo, river, junction with upper Brahmaputra, ii.
To the North the view extended right up to the watershed of the Brahmaputra, 80 to 100 miles distant.
In Tibet, between the sources of the Brahmaputra and the Mekong!
They went down along the bank of the Brahmaputra River, and saw many sights that would look very strange to Americans.
They said that it debouched into the valley of the My-tsangpo, a northern tributary of the Yere-tsangpo (the upper Brahmaputra).
The whole excursion to the sources of the Brahmaputra had cost 110 rupees, and it was well worth more.
Where the two streams unite the Dok-chu is rapid and tumultuous, the Brahmaputra slow, deep, and quiet.