Photo Of Day – Prayers And Flags
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Photo Of Day – Prayers And Flags

The Himalayas are a land of prayers – written in pieces of cloth and carried to God by the winds that roam these highlands. In the photograph, a lonely street somewhere in the town of Gangtok in Northeastern India, decorated with colorful enlightening prayer-flags. Related Posts :- Progressive Buddhism Borderlands And Snow – Escaping To … Continue reading

Photo Of The Day ~ Prayers And Faith
Buddhism / Culture / Gangtok And Nathula Pass / People / Photo Of The Day / Sikkim

Photo Of The Day ~ Prayers And Faith

Faith is beautiful – it gives us strength and hope. It gives us a reason to believe. The above lady was seen in a monastery in Gangtok, India; praying and turning prayer wheels for a better future. And looking at her, all I can say is that the light of the world will never fade. Related Posts … Continue reading

Borderlands And Snow – Escaping To Sikkim
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Borderlands And Snow – Escaping To Sikkim

For people who live in the sun-baked plains of India, away from the Himalayan Mountains, the snow-clad peaks seem like a distant and unreachable dream. But, with the arrival of winters, many enthusiastic dreamers depart for the nearest Himalayan town. In search of snow, they also end up being overwhelmed by the ‘so’ many cultures … Continue reading