Do you know these monasteries in the Himalayas?

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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Sneha Rao

Sneha Rao

Sneha is an erstwhile HR professional from Bangalore, now living in Mumbai. She has trekked several trails in Uttarakhand, Karnataka, Kerala and Meghalaya. She holds the Green Trails idea close to her heart and enjoys researching and writing about the environment.

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