Sherabling Monastery,Palpung Monastery,Thangka paintings

Sherabling Monastery alias Palpung Monastery, is Buddhist Monastery situated near Bir in Himachal Pradesh state of India. Palpung Monastery was founded by the 8th Kenting Tai Situpa, Chokyi Jugne, in 1727. Image taken during the visit of His Holiness the Dalai Lama to Sherabling Monastery in March 2015. Image Courtesy – Central Tibetan Administration website….

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Bhimashankar Wildlife Sanctuary, Bhimashankar temple & Jyotirlinga temple

Bhimashankar Wildlife Sanctuary is a wildlife sanctuary mainly to protect Indian Giant flying Squirrels, the state animal of Maharashtra, in Pune District, Maharashtra state, India. Bhimashankar forests of the wildlife sancutuary is spread over an area of 131 square kilometers and is part of the Western Ghats, a UNESCO world heritage site. The wildlife sanctuary…

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Siddhesvara Dhaam at Solophok Hills

Siddhesvara Dhaam at Solophok Hills is a beautiful pilgrimage center situated at an altitude of around 5500 feet (1675 meters) above sea level in Sikkim state of India. Siddhesvara Dhaam pilgrimage center at Solophok Hills was opened in November 2011. Statue of 87 feet high Lord Shiva, situated in the main temple inside ‘Siddhesvara Dhaam’…

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Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple

Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple is one of the 12 Jyotirlingas, the most sacred abodes of Lord Shiva. Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple is situated at Srisailam, in Andhra Pradesh state, India. Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple Tower. When Lord Shiva and Parvati decided to find brides for their sons, their sons Ganesha and Kartikeya had an argument as to who…

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Omkareshwar Temple

Omkareshwar Temple is one among the 12 most revered Jyotirlinga shrines of Lord Shiva. Omkareshwar Temple situated in an ॐ shaped island (a sacred Hindu religious sign), off holy river Narmada. Mandhata island, where the Omkareshwar Mahadev Temple is situated, is in the Khandwa district of Madhya Pradesh state, India. Omkareshwar Mahadev Temple.Omkareshwar Mahadev Temple…

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