Heaven in the barren: Leh(A Photographic Journey)
The Zanskar Odyssey - Reaching Leh (Day 1 of the trip)
Man-made wonders in the wilderness – Monasteries
It is at the day walk from Dorzang. 3) STAKNA MONASTERY The name, literally meaning 'tiger's nose' was given because it was built on a hill shaped like a tiger's nose.This monastery is a visual display of the religious and cultural heritage of India and Buddhism, built in 16th century by a Bhutanese Sait.Stakna Gompa Ladakh is also known as the most colourful gompa in the Ladakh region.From the roof of Stakna Monastery one can have a striking view of Indus valley and river....
Ladakh Survival Guide for Bike Enthusiasts
Monks, Monasteries And Chortens Of Ladakh
Monks at Thiksey Monastery Prayer Flags of Lachungla Prayer Flags at Thangla Chortens at Shanti Stupa Chorten at Chang La Canopy of the Main Meditation centre at Shanti Stupa Chortens at Shey Monastery Massive Monastery at Sakti Village The Marvellous Stakna Monastery on the banks of River Indus Thinksey Monstery Monks at Pangong Tso lone Chorten at Tso Kar Namgyal Tsemo of Leh...
Monastic Ladakh - Exploring Monasteries of the Moon Land
Myriad landscapes of Ladakh
An epic enthralling road trip to Leh Ladakh
Day 13-- Day for Leh tour:1)- Saw the Zorawar fort.The Zorawar Fort at Leh is a reminder of the legendary Gen Zorawar Singh’s military exploits.2)-Shey palace-The Shey Monastery or Gompa and the Shey Palace complex are structures located on a hillock in Shey, 15 km to the south of Leh in Ladakh.The main Shakyamuni Buddha statue in the monastery is a 12 metres icon covering three floors of the monastery.there are beautiful scenic views of the indus valley from the shey palace.Perched on top of the hill, the monastery commands panoramic view of the surroundings of Thikse, Stakna, Matho, Stok and also Leh.3)-Rancho school--three idiots wala... in this school where sections are named against different passes for example--zojila section.... there is ''three idiot wall'' to remember that the movie was shot in this school...rancho coffee where we had snacks. 4)-Hemis-The monastery of Hemis is situated on a green hill, surrounded by spectacular mountains....
Kashmir: An Unforeseen Adventure part 2.
Six wanderers ride to Ladakh
10 Days Ladakh trip in less than Rs. 35K for a couple!
One can also buy some memorabilia here, the proceeds of which goes towards the education of poor children. 2)Thiksey Monastery (Presiding over a small hill, this monastery is really picturesque) 3)Stakna Monastery 4)Chang La Top (3rd highest motorable mountain pass in the world - 17,590 feet above sea level) We had our lunch at a local Tibetan home in Tangste village....