Stunningly denticulated, picturesque arid mountains perfectly swathe this erstwhile Buddhist kingdom. Beautiful Tibetan Buddhist monasteries greatly surmount rock-strewn protuberances amidst the incredibly whitewashed shrines and the awesome mani walls. Evocative and attention-grabbing prayer flags together with the fragrant and freshening mountain breeze share their mystical messages fancifully. Invocation wheels gyrate dextrorotary disseminating more worth-making incantations. The insides of the Tibetan Buddhist monasteries are impeccably beautified with paintings and images of countless bodhisattvas – extremely remarkable sites worth setting your eyes on.
Despite the heightening number of visitors streaming into this beautiful and charming city, Ladakh has a lot of great things to teach the West on ecological consciousness. Many Ladakhs residents are not financially stable however their conventional mud brick abodes are massive and essentially self-reliant in fuel and products, vegetables and barley which is used to make roast barley flour and the famous barley beer. [Read more…]