Sunrises meets Spiritual Solitude Amongst the Himalayas

Category: Sense of Place


Photo and caption by Shane Hayes

The Buddhist monks have already been hard at work, once the sunrises rays of light sneaks over Himalayan Mountains to meet this Buddhist Monastery perched on-top of a mountain. Tengboche Monastery hidden high in the Himalaya's, far away from civilisation or roads, is a place where Buddhist monks can find their spiritual inner peace & solitude, with only the occasional Sherpa, Yak & Everest trekker passing by. Tengboche Monastery stands out amongst a picturesque backdrop of sharp himalayan mountain peaks.

Location: Tengboche, Kumba Region, Nepal


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