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Preserved heritage

Lovely complex of old and new structures, do not forget to pick up souvenirs from local shops in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ravdeep
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New Delhi
Ajanta of the Himalayas

This temple complex was established in 996AD and is the oldest functioning Buddhist monument. This... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
Aneesh S
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Pondicherry, India
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“Ajanta of the Himalayas”
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely complex of old and new structures, do not forget to pick up souvenirs from local shops in village, it'll be gratifying experience

Thank Ravdeep
Reviewed 14 May 2018

This temple complex was established in 996AD and is the oldest functioning Buddhist monument. This is a Centre of Buddhist philosophy. On the cliff face above the monastery are a series of caves which were used as dwelling units by the monks. To reach the...More

Thank Aneesh S
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Tabo Monastery, also known as the 'Ajanta of the Himalayas,' is one of the most popular monasteries in the Lahaul and Spiti Valley and was founded more than a millennium back in 996 A.D. This ancient structure stands on the barren, cold, and rocky desert...More

Thank Swati D
Reviewed 9 January 2018

This monastery is in Spiti Valley when you go to Kaza via kinnaur. this is very very old monastery and its exterior is made of mud and there are temples inside it and various sculptures are engraved there which will even surprise you but the...More

Thank parth786sharma786
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

This gompa provides such a huge treasure of Buddhist culture and ancient art..which is unparellal anywhere in the world. One can only feel it and difficult to express in words. Lahaul and Spiti valley is really enriched with such monasteries and gompas.

Thank KaranS1907
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This place is a must visit for anyone with anything to do with Buddhism or even Indian heritage. This temple is very special and it's like holy grail of Buddhism. There are a number of idols of Buddha's disciples handing all around on the walls...More

Thank Rudra_Pan
Reviewed 18 September 2016

This place has amazing and ancient murals related to Buddhism which make you wonder how they must be made given their intricate designs and amazing colors. A small torch can be handy here since there is very less light.

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