2020 Photo journal..karma
July 2019 EX-CTA Tenshug
Nechung Gonpa, Dharamsala
Dharamsala, dolmaling: nunnery
Simla Convention or the Convention Between Great Britain, China, and Tibet
was held here in this building on 3rd july, 1914. When I visited this building in Aug, 2019,
the table where Tibetan delegation sat was missing. There is Entry fee.
July 2019: Ladak Trip
Manali, Rothang Pass Gate: it opens at 5am
My friend, Pangong lake resident, who flies a Tibetan flag: he claims he is the only
one who flies Tibetan flag closest to Tibet; he is right: few miles from here lies Tibet.
First sight of Pangong lake in the distance
No vehicle, Leh market
July 2019: Garsha Phakpa
Tanglang la or Pass
Chang la or Pass: Way to Pangong lake
Lotsawa Rinchen Sangpo: He asked Guge king to invite Atisha to Tibet.
Kyopa jigthen Gonpo monastery
Suspension foot-bridge over Indus River near Choklamsar, Ladak
strange shrub grows in parch land of Ladak
Ladak is dry land but special tree grows near the habitat with very little house water.
Tree resemble Eucalyptus. Timber is used as beam for house construction.
HH the Dalai Lama consecrated this huge Buddha
Dekyiling Dehradhun:Songtsen library: local Indians, paid membership,
come here because it is AC and peaceful. This library has complete Dunhuang
manuscripts and one page is displayed here.
Dekyiling: It is wood sculpture brought from Tibet.
Dekyiling: Manicured garden and lotus leaves
Dekyiling: Kargyu Monastary, Most famous Lhamo
Dekyiling: Tibetan Entrepreneur: Most of his products are exported but you can buy too.
Raw material, glass, is imported from Belgium.
TCH school Clement Town: Dehradun
TCH School: I fixed DraNyen strings with badminton racket Strings
Tsechu Buddhist ritual dance: Clement town; Dehradun
Black hat dance
Eight emanations of Guru Padmasambhava
Snow lion dance
Dehradun: Zoo: leaf is huge, person is 5.6 feet
Dehradun: clock Tower: view from Palton bazaar
Dehradun: Sulphur stream: Sastradhara
Dehradun Tibetan Market
Rock Edict of Asoka, Kalsi Gate, Chakrita: Dehradun
Nepal: Dolma Rangjung
Nepal: Patan, Bhaktapurh
Hindu Deity: thousands of animal are
sacrificed here; they are preparing for the ritual with decoration.
House of Kumari, goddess. She is selected amongst the commoners and she must be 16 year old.
This is her mansion and below is her Chariot. She is worshipped for a day or so.
Kathmandu: Pashupati Nath gate
Nepal:LuGangyal: lying Naga
Kathmandu/Nepal BodhaNath Stupa: Sept, 2019
Nepal: SwayamBhuNath Stupa: Sept, 2019
Nepal: Heavy workout: me and my friend
Nepal: Nine thousand Buddha
Nepal: walking Tara
Nepal: Dorjee Phagmo: 2 hours drive from Kathmandhu
Asura Cave: 2 hours drive from Kathmandhu
Halesi/Maratika Cave: Nepal:Sept, 2019
Bagaluru: Koramangla: Tibet Mall
Bagaluru: lalbagh: Park
Bylakupe: Golden Temple
Bylakupe: new Camp 7, near sera Gonpa
Bylakupe: Tashi Lunpo
Sera Mey Swimming Pool
Bihar: Valure Peak; Rajgir
Bihar: Son bhandar Cave; way to Rajgir
Bihar: Nalanda gate; way to Rajgir
Bihar: Mountain Man Road: way to Rajgir
Bihar: Gurpa: KukuPada Cave, RiwoChakang: Maha Kasapa Cave; south of BodhGaya
Bandhe: who built 1800 steps at KukuPada Cave
Dunkasiri:Palden Shawari Cave: way to Rajgir: Bihar
BodhGaya: Tara Temple; Ladhaki red cap Kargye sect
BodhGaya market; near the post office
These images are kept inside the above gate of Hindu complex
Staircase made from Buddha's image stolen from the main temple: history
Hindu Shrine within the Maha Bodhi Temple
Maha Bodhi Temple complex
Majnutila, Delhi, Rangzen restaurant: fresh and cheap, near Yamuna
Dehradun: CRT TV repair
Kathmandu: old tyre table