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A Journey to the Middle Land – Spiti Valley

(This post is only about the journey to Spiti Valley, as journey to this place is as beautiful as the Destination)

It was my birthday and I decided to give myself this trip as a gift. 828 more words


The Biggest Losar: Solo Travels to Larung Gar

It was a fairly sudden decision to travel to Larung Gar Buddhist Academy in Garze, Western Sichuan, for Chinese New Year, informed by the news there would be no tutoring for a week. 6,582 more words


my people series-child in losar

on our first day in losar village in spiti,we met this child and she was such a willing model…set the mood,for some exciting photography with kids..watch this space…the mountains can be seen from her village


Happy Full Moon and Tibetan New Year

Tonight, it is both a full Snow moon, and also the 15th day of the Tibetan New Year, or Losar. Tibetan traditions of the New year have always appealed to me, in part because of the duration of celebrations marking a new year- several weeks before and after the New Moon. 946 more words

Sage Blends

Losar Tashi Delek!

It is a Fire Monkey year, which is special in the Tibetan Buddhist Tradition, as Padmasambhava (aka Guru Rinpoche) was born on a Fire Monkey year. 48 more words


New Year

Here’s something I wrote as part of my Losar celebrations, a short piece about New Year celebrations, Delhi style. Warning: It’s super cheesy and thoughtful. Think of it as an excerpt of my NaNoWriMo work. 689 more words