Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Ladakh Beauty 1- Photos by Kelly Klein




View south of the village, from the stupas on the ridge above Likir Monastery


 



Hundar in the Nubra Valley



Khenpo talking with one of the monks in the masked dances of Phyang Monastery






East of Nemu in Leh, Ladakh


Poplars pealed and drying for roof construction outside my home in Phyang


Peaks around Pangong Lake



Likir Monastery




A valley between Leh and Pangong Lake


Curious horses, Pangong Lake



Phyang Gompa (Monastery)


Fields of barley in Phyang Village


Aba ley (father) at 90 years old, fixing the handmade tools


Homes in Wanla, Leh, Ladakh


Padma, from Tangtse


Monastery on ridge top


A Mane wall built of hand-carved sacred text...
Mane (or mani) is from "Om Mani Padre Hun"




The village fields seen from Phyang Monastery in June


A southern view from within Likir Monastery





Peaks above Phyang

Hundar in the Nubra Valley





The Nubra River Valley

4 comments:

  1. Great photos Kelly, makes me want to visit!

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  2. Thanks so much for the support! Ladakh is truly a magical place! Let me know if you decide to come this way!

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  3. ...breathtaking...in every aspect of the word!...these are more than mere images, what you have captured on film is not only soul-stirring but also like qualities of intrinsic, serene wonderment...

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  4. Thank you Mary! Thank you. I am honored and delighted!

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