Leh Ladakh - The Monastery Circuit
Visit to this monastery has to be the part of the Leh - Diskit - Hunder - Leh part of your itinerary as it is 118 kms from Leh This monastery is noted for its resemblance to the Potala Palace in Lhasa, Tibetgompa in central Ladakh.A 15 metres (49 ft) high statue of Maitreya, the largest such statue in Ladakh, covering two storeys of the building is deified in the monastery....
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My Rendezvous with Leh-Ladakh
Day 9: Leh Local Sightseeing This day was completely to shop for souvenirs, say goodbye to the friends we had made along the way in Leh and just wrap up things for the next day....
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Of Monks, Tourist Guides and “Julley” at Leh
Not many would know the fact that Leh is the 2nd largest district in India after Kutch in Gujarat.It consists almost entirely of the ancient Himalayan Kingdom of Ladakh….including the green oasis in the desert-Leh city.The city is perched in the valley overlooking some gorgeous mountain scapes and rugged terrain.Waking up by the window in the morning to find the sun climbing behind the white peaks is a stupefying sight for anyone....
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