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Полнолуние Будды

Будда Джаянти - День рождения Будды Шакьямуни. Катманду, Непал, 2014.

Буддха-Пурнима, также называемый Весак, или Буддха Джаянти – День рождения Будды Шакьямуни, самый священный праздник буддистского календаря. Этот праздник широко отмечается буддистами всего мира в день полнолуния весеннего месяца Вайшакха (апрель-май). Особо празднуется этот день в Непале. Continue reading »

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Kathmandu streets

Street vendor. Kathmandu.A short walk through the streets of Kathmandu.
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Around Annapurna. Thorung La pass

Thorung La pass (5416 m)Thorung La pass (5416 m)
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Around Annapurna. Tilicho lake (Tilicho Tal)

Tilicho LakeThe road to Tilicho Lake is another side-trip on the Annapurna circuit track. Tilicho Lake is one of the highest lakes in the world. It’s located at 4920m above the sea level. Tilicho Lake is around 85 metres deep with its dimensions, about 4 km by 1.2km. Continue reading »

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Around Annapurna. Ice Lake (Kicho Tso)

Ice Lake (Kicho Tso)View of Annapurna III (7555m), Gangapurna (7455m) and Khangsar Kang (7485m) from Ice Lake. One of the most impressive viewpoints on the track around Annapurna is Ice Lake (Kicho Tso, 4620m). It takes about 5 hours to climb 1000m from main trail to the Lake which is considered sacred by Buddhists. Continue reading »

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