Gigantic Buddha at Thimpu!

Atop a hill in Thimphu, the capital and largest city of Bhutan, is a massive, golden Buddha sitting atop a gilded meditation hall. But the monument holds an invisible secret: Unbeknownst to many people viewing the statue, they aren’t actually looking at one Buddha, they’re looking at 125,000 of them. It is known as Buddha Dordenma statue.... Continue Reading →

Amidst the clouds…

It's magical out here! Clear blue skies, floating clouds, mountain ranges and their peaks and above all the gentle breeze on your face all add to the magic.... Some more from Bhutan! Have a blissful day! Posted for Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: It’s All About Nature

Reflections…

Reflection on the door - you can imagine the view when one stands in front of that door! Yes, atop a hill in Thimphu, Bhutan is where I found thisbeautiful place - a place I would love to return to, for the scenic beauty of the mountain ranges and clear blue skies with pops of... Continue Reading →

At Dochula, Bhutan…

This is a cafe opposite Druk Wangyal Monastery. The air is so clean and the view so clear and scenic - like huge a painting...  The reflections on the windows were also so crisp... Don't miss the rain water harvesting in the picture! For more from Bhutan click here. Have a bright n cheerful day!... Continue Reading →

The power of prayer n sound…

According to Tibetan Buddhist belief, spinning a prayer wheel is just as effective as reciting the sacred texts aloud. This originates from the Buddhist belief in the power of sound. Each revolution is as meritorious as reading the inscription aloud as many times as it is written on the scroll, and this means that the... Continue Reading →

Hope we fit in…

At a local market in Bhutan. Found the above picture while searching for opposing colors! Couldn't resist sharing though the picture quality is poor... afterall it's Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge Do anything that makes you happy and brings a smile to your face! Have a great day...      

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