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... crude with old machinery and lots of manual labour involved. There are huge stacks of roughly shaped bats which are left for a couple of years to season before having handles attached and being finally shaped. It's *************cile the branded and cellophane wrapped final product with the primitive setup. As we motor along this road there is one tiny factory after another making bats. This is apparently the ...
Next on the program, we went up to Lamayuru Monastery and had the opportunity to sit with the Lamas for their prayers in the temple for a good 15 min. Quite a buzz! I might want to stay @ Phuktal for a few days just so I can experience more of this inner peace. We then came back home stopping at Phyang Festival for a few ...
... 8221; “Dorje Sonam in Biama and you will get it?” “Yes”. Unfortunately, the man could not supply the PIN (post code). Will do! We will try. India Post seems like they will try to get it to him so we will drop the pictures in the mail.
Turned Away From Hanu Gongma
Then, after 8 km we turned away from the Indus, up a steep road towards Hanu Gongma. The vehicle road passes right through ...
... prayer wheels. We were told this is the language of heaven and is similar to Sanskrit. This led to a brief discussion about the Tibetan language: our guide told us that it is relatively easy for Tibetan speakers to learn to speak other languages because they use all parts of the mouth and throat to speak. In the museum (which was very limited), we asked about the astrological parchment and learned that the calendar has a cycle of 60 years. You know the year ...
... br> As our hotel was on the other side of town, Rigzen suggested that we have a look at Kargil from the other bank of the Suru River. The view of the sprawling town however did not improve our image of the town.
We noted with interest just how ridiculously close Kargil is to Skardu where we had travelled to in northern Pakistan. Apparently, the Indian and Pakistan Governments are looking at re-opening the 130 km bus ...