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Dosmochey: One of Ladakh’s most popular festivals.
Dosmochey: One of Ladakh’s most popular festivals.

Dosmochey is celebrated in Leh (Leh Palace), Liker monastery (Lower Ladakh) and Deskit monastery (Nubra Valley). If we go back and unearth the history of Dosmochey, we come to know that it was started by the rulers of Ladakh.

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Categories: Festival
A journey with Overland Escape and Chadar trek
A journey with Overland Escape and Chadar trek

With a curious urge to see the mountains and to have a wonderful experience with Ladakhi culture and people, Monique Curto and Walter Curto from France visited Ladakh for the first time in 1978. They started doing Chadar trek ten years ago and they have done Chadar trek three times with Overland Escape.

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Categories: Interview Profile
Interesting facts of Thiksey Monastery
Interesting facts of Thiksey Monastery

Thiksey monastery is located on a hilltop, 21 km east of Leh. Thiksey Monastery consists of four main buildings; they are the assembly hall in yellow building, guardian deity shrine in red building, Tara temple and Maitreya temple.



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Categories: Place
Highlights of Spituk Gustor Festival
Highlights of Spituk Gustor Festival

Spituk Gustor is one of the most significant festivals that Ladakh offers. It is celebrated in the courtyard of the Spituk monastery and a large number of people flock together to witness the two-day festival.

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Categories: Festival
District Administration Leh organises workshop on safety and cleanliness on Chadar Trek.
District Administration Leh organises workshop on safety and cleanliness on Chadar Trek.

A one day workshop on safety and cleanliness on Chadar Trek was held on Jan 2. It was organised by District Administration Leh.

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Categories: Information