by Lakshmi Sharath.
If there is one word to describe Ladakh, it is breathtaking. And CEAT Tyres along with Mahindra Adventures are offering a ride into heaven with Monastery Escape. All you have to do is to tell them what you would do, if you get a chance to be part of the ten day road trip.
Read here on how to participate in the contest – Win an expedition to Ladakh and Kashmir.
But if you are looking for inspiration, here is a post on four monasteries that you must not miss while you are in Ladakh.
As you drive around , you see several monasteries or Gompas hanging silently from a cliff or sloping down from a peak. They often look like fortresses with prayer wheels and mani walls built around them. Standing amidst the countless chortens that are scattered around the landscape, I look around and take a deep breath. It is not just the landscape that is breathtaking, but I pause to catch up with some air too, taking in the little oxygen around. There are so many ………….. go on reading at source : http://www.lakshmisharath.com/2014/07/30/four-monasteries-ladakh-must-not-miss/