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TripAdvisor Reviews Himalayan Hamlet Kullu
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... o’clock in the evening, hair brushed, shirt and trousers, he looked so smart; his family were dressed up smartly as well and they gave me a massive present wrapped up neatly and with a bow. It was an A4 photo-frame with a Christian bible reference in it; it was so nice and thoughtful. Ravi is a true legend and such a lovely guy; I’ll definitely miss him. (Also can’t believe I forgot to get a photo!)
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He gave an old packet of namkeen from the dashboard and told us to help ourselves. We tore it open and finished it in no time. The clouds were making way for us to drive through the lush green forests. It was like the ones we see in movies. A long hilly road surrounded by huge tall trees with their numerous streams flowing downhill, the driver then told this is where ...
... building with large frescoed portico and traditional painting on the ceiling and eaves.
Inside we are privileged to view the old manuscripts, which are kept in a temperature and humidity controlled room. High up on the top of the stacks, large bound prayer books are kept. These are the oldest manuscripts, being ...
... for us the spirituality was enhanced by a very friendly Taiwanese nun who was chanting softly to herself while we explored the cave. Gold statues adorned the interior "rooms", together with monetary and burning yak butter offerings. Outside the cave beyond the ubiquitous Buddhist prayer flags were stupendous views of the adjacent forested valley and lake.
The flatter countryside on our return to Mandi was extensively farmed with ...
... high. Sugar cane's back in town. Tractors are about, buffaloes eating weeds in an empty field. Dust again.
And now "Mohol" - not a village, just a station. A group of men sit in a circle, white Arabian-style attire, some dogs lie on the platform, lazing on a sunny afternoon in the summertime. I buy a bottle to quench my thirst - Dolphin Drinking Water, "Rich in taste". (Thankfully, it is not rich in taste, which would have been rather disconcerting).