Mani stones with the carved "Om Mani Padme Hum", the mantra of Avalokiteshvara, the Buddha of Compassion, Thiksey
The Old Palace is standing out of the old part of town, Namgyal Tsemo Gompa and Tsemo Fort high above on a mountain ridge
Ladakh in Winter - Namgyal Palace on hiltop-1
Old Tibetan women turning prayer wheels at a monastery in Ladakh, India, Asia.
Ladakh in Winter - Ladakhi woman rotating prayer wheel-1, Tibetan pilgrim spins a giant prayer wheel at the Jokang Temple
Ladakh in Winter - Chortens in memory of departed souls
Basgo Monastery is a Buddhist monastery in Basgo, Ladakh, India