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Lamayuru Monastery of Ladakh Himalaya

by Prem Singh Jina

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Published by Om Publications in Faridabad .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lamayuru Monastery (Ladākh, India) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [122]-125) and index.

    StatementPrem Singh Jina, Konchok Namgyal.
    ContributionsKonchok Namgyal.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ6331.L33 L365 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL155632M
    ISBN 108186867112
    LC Control Number99931032

    Most notable of these is the Lamayuru monastery at m – one of the oldest in Ladakh. Other cultural highlights include Lingshid, Karsha, Pishu, Rangdum, Padum – capital of Zanskar and Kargil. NOTE: All the itineraries can be customized to suit your own special interests, preferences, abilities, extension and reduction of numbers of days. Lamayuru Monastery Ladakh, India, Leh, India. K likes. Lamayuru is one of the oldest and most famous monasteries in Ladakh. It is located about kilometres from Leh. Belonging to blessing.

    Lamayuru Monastery. On your tour to Ladakh you will come across numerous monasteries in the Himalayan towns. At hilltops casting a panoramic view of the valley below and surrounded by the spectacular snow peaks, monasteries in Ladakh are major tourist attractions. Situated about kms from the Leh town the Lamayuru Monastery is located on a.   We were exploring Lamayuru while in Ladakh for the famous Naropa festival which we had attended near the Hemis Monastery near Leh. Lamayuru monastery in Ladakh, India is one of the oldest monasteries in the region and dates back to the 11th century. It is one of the top attractions in Leh Ladakh region. Read to know all about the Lamayuru.

    One of the oldest monasteries of Ladakh, Lamayuru was built in around the 11 th century by the Drukpa sect. Naturally, as it is one of the oldest, it has the most myths surrounding its origin and history.. One of such myth says that there used to be lake where the monastery is now situated, around kms from Leh, on the main highway between Bodhkhabru and Kha-la-che. After visiting Liker and Alchi monastery I reached Lamayuru monastery which is one of the oldest monasteries of Ladakh. Lamayuru is situated at a height from the road(NH 1A) level and the surroundings were seen beautifully from atop the monastery/ TripAdvisor reviews.


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Lamayuru Monastery of Ladakh Himalaya by Prem Singh Jina Download PDF EPUB FB2

Jullay and Welcome to Lamayuru Monastery official website. This site will provide you with all the information of the monastery and its daily spiritual activities. This beautiful ancient monastery is the main seat of Drikung Kagyu tradition in the lower part of Ladakh.

There are more then 50 monasteries under the leadership of this great [ ]. Lamayuru or Yuru Monastery (Tibetan: བླ་མ་གཡུང་དྲུང་དགོན་པ་, Wylie: bla ma gyung drung dgon pa "Eternal Monastery", Urdu: لمیرو گومپا ‎) is a Tibetan Buddhist monastery in Lamayouro, Leh district, Ladakh, is situated on the Srinagar-Leh highway 15 kilometres ( mi) east of the Fotu La at a height of 3, metres (11, ft).Affiliation: Tibetan Buddhism.

Lamayuru Monastery of Ladakh Himalaya by Jina, Prem Singh and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Lamayuru Monastery, Ladakh Lamayuru Gompa: lies 15 km east of the Fatu La on the Srinagar-Leh Highway, with its medieval village seemingly growing out of the rocky hillside below it.

In the past, Lamayuru has housed up to lamas, but presently there are only 30 to 50 lamas living here, although about lamas belong to the gompa. Lamayuru Lamayuru Monastery of Ladakh Himalaya book is situated at an altitude of meters on the Leh -Srinagar highway.

Lamayuru is an offbeat but easily accessible village in Ladakh, around km from Leh. Also known as the Moonland of Ladakh, Lamayuru’s claim to fame is the distinct geographical formation of moon-like landscapes carved into the greater Himalayas.

Lamayuru monastery is a Tibetan Buddhist Gompa located in kargil district in Ladakh which is 15 km from Fotu La at a height of past,there were only lamas,but now a report says that the number of lamas decreased and at present lamas are living of other lamas stay and provide education to gompas which are staying outside the ru monastery is at a.

The Lamayuru Monastery and Meditation Hill are two of the most striking attractions in Lamayuru village. While strolling around the vicinity, visitors can also find stones that are scribbled with religious texts; the site is truly captivating and is a must-to-have while enjoying a Leh Ladakh tour.

Lamayuru Monastery is enroute Srinagar-Kargil-Leh highway, on a steep rock mountain. It is the oldest and most interesting monastery of Ladakh.

It is stunningly located amidst dusty mountains with a bizarre texture, likened to a moonscape. It belongs to the Red-Hat sect of Buddhism and houses approximately Buddhist monks. Slow-paced Lamayuru is one of Ladakh’s most memorable villages and an ideal place to break the journey from Kargil to Leh.

Set among remarkable mountain-backed badland scenery, picturesque homes huddle around a crumbling central hilltop that’s a Swiss cheese of caves and erosion pillars topped by a photogenic gompa. Lamayuru Monastery. Lamayuru monastery is one of the most picturesque gompas in Ladakh.

Perched on a mountain above the valley off the main road descending from Fotu La pass to Khalse, Lamayuru gompa is believed to be the oldest monastery in central Ladakh. Lamayuru, which is at a distance of km from Leh, is on the Leh-Srinagar national.

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Find more information about: ISBN: En route, Lamayuru Monastery, stop at Moon Landscapes, which resembles the Lunar landscape, hence, getting the name of Moon Landscapes. From Moon Landscapes, drive to Lamayuru Monastery. Lamayuru Monastery is an 11th-century monastery which once consisted of five gigantic buildings.

Although just one building has survived, Lamayuru Monastery is. Before building the monastery inLama Tsultim Nima started a hermitage at the site to teach monks about Buddhism continue drive to visit the mesmerizing Moon landscapes and the Lamayuru monastery renowned as Tharpa Ling which means the ‘place of freedom’; Lamayuru monastery is one of the oldest monasteries in Ladakh.

How to Reach Lamayuru Monastery. There are a few convenient ways to reach Lamayuru Monastery: By Bus: State-run JKSRTC buses ply from Srinagar to Leh, which pass by Lamayuru Monastery which is near the base of the Fotu- La Pass.

These buses usually go all the way to Kargil, and while the journey is time-consuming, it is exciting and passes through beautiful terrains. The Lamayuru monastery was founded in the 11th century by Mahasiddacharya Naropa.

The monastery gives an appearance of being a cave monastery. The credit for this goes to the moonscape of the land. The monastery has five buildings, which are in ruins today. The monastery is also known as Yung Dung and is home to more than odd monks. Day 1: Arrive at Leh. Day 2: Drive from Leh to Lamayuru( hours).

A 1-hour trek will lead to the famous Tibetan Buddhist Monastery. After the visit, another hour-long. The Lamayuru Monastery or the ‘Place of Freedom’ is one of the largest monasteries in Ladakh. Situated around km from the heart of Leh, this pious monastery belongs to the Red-Hat sect of Buddhism and is a home to around monks.

Hemis monastery is about 45 kms south of Leh. It is one of the most famous and largest monasteries in Ladakh. This beautiful monastery belongs to the Drukpa order and was founded in the early 17′Th century.

The setting is perfect with the monastery cradled in a lovely valley, surrounded by streams and fronted by long Mani walls. The Lamayuru – Chilling – Stok Trek is a spectacular tour in the Ladakh region offering stunning views of the Indian Himalaya as well as the Karakoram Range in the extreme north.

Immensely popular with experienced and amateur trekkers, the massif has captured the imaginations of all adventure seekers with its exhilarating challenge and. Welcome to Official Website of LAMAYURU GONPA Yungdrung Tharpaling (ungthar pa gling), known today as Lamayuru, is the most ancient monastery of Ladakh.

Legend says that the region where Yungdrung Tharpaling is situated today, approximately km to the west of Leh. Author: Prem Singh Jina Publisher: Indus Publishing ISBN: Size: MB Format: PDF, Kindle View: Get Books This Study Is Intended To Collect At One Place The Experiences Of The Explorers Who Have Done Remarkable Work, And Cover The Information Gap Regarding The Natives, Their Culture, Socio-Economic Activities, And Problems And Prospects Of This Fascinating .Day Alchi- Ridzong- Lamayuru.

Next morning after breakfast proceed towards Lamayuru Gompa which is one of the less visited monasteries in Ladakh and was founded by Lama Tsultim Nima. Then proceed towards Lamayuru Monastery and after exploring it, return back to the pre-booked hotel at Lamayuru for dinner and overnight stay.

Day The Basgo Monastery and ruins of Basgo Palace, lie at a distance of 42 km, West of Leh and is on the way towards Sham valley and Lamayuru on the Leh-Srinagar Highway.

The village has taken up the task to save the statue housed in a richly decorated structure standing precariously on cliffs some meters above the village level.