Despite being remote, the Himalayas are culturally rich. They have seen an intermingling of various tribes and religions over centuries. Some parts of the Himalayas were also major trading posts on the Silk Road. Among the remnants of this ancient culture are the monasteries scattered all over these mountains.
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