Alchi Monastery or Alchi Gompa is a Buddhist monastery, known more as a monastic complex (chos-‘khor) of temples inAlchi village in the Leh District, of the Indian state under the Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council of Jammu and Kashmir. The complex comprises four separate settlements in the Alchi village in the lower Ladakh region with monuments dated to different periods. Of...Read More
Rock carvings found in many parts of Ladakh indicate that the area has been inhabited from Neolithic times. Ladakh’s earliest inhabitants consisted of a mixed Indo-Aryan population of Mons and Dards, who find mention in the works of Herodotus,Nearchus, Megasthenes, Pliny,Ptolemy, and the geographical lists of the Puranas. Around the 1st century, Ladakh was a part of the Kushana empire....Read More
BOLLYWOOD IN LADAKH, THE LAND OF ENDLESS DISCOVERIES
If you live in the North of India, this place may not be new to you, but if you live in the central part of India or towards the south, chances are that you may not have visited this place even once, although its a dream destination for many. We are talking about Leh, Ladakh here.
Ladakh is one of the most popular...Read More
Ladakh is Gifted with high mountain, valleys, lakes beautiful ancient Buddhist monasteries on hill top and their resident (monks) chanting prayers, absolutely different culture, courtesy and the smiling faces of the Ladakhis is like an icing on the cake – adding further to its breathtaking landscapes. The charm of its landscape and people will force you to come here again and...Read More
Must visit in Leh Ladakh : Best Places to Visit in Leh Ladakh
Nestled between the Great Himalayas and the Kunlun mountain ranges, Ladakh is an epitome of Tibetan culture, monasteries, and stunning landscape. Also referred to as ‘Little Tibet’, Ladakh is the highest plateau of the Indian state Kashmir, and has much to offer right from the picturesque snow clad mountain peaks, rich cultural...Read More