A Religious Statue Covered in Red Powder - Patan, Nepal
Many of the statues at the temples in Patan, Nepal were covered in phagu, the red powder used in religious purposes.
Prayer Flags at Boudhanath Stupa - Nepal
Buddhist prayer flags hang from the top of Boudhanath Stupa on the outskirts of Kathmandu, Nepal.
Buddhist Pilgrim - Bodhnath, Nepal
Bodhnath on the outskirts of Kathmandu, Nepal is a holy Buddhist site that attracts many pilgrims and monks.
Intricate Woodcarving - Patan, Nepal
A carving of a religious diety at a temple in Patan, Nepal.
Dattatraya Square in Bhaktapur, Nepal
Bhimsen temple in black and white in Bhaktapur, Nepal
A Break from the Seriousness - Boudhanath, Nepal
Prayer Wheels and Paintings - Bodhnath, Nepal
Taken at Bodhnath on the outskirts of Kathmandu, Nepal.
Pashupatinath Temple - Kathmandu, Nepal
A holy Hindhu temple on the outskirts of Kathmandu in Nepal.
Tibetan Buddhist Pilgrims - Boudhanath, Nepal
Colorful Buddhist Painting & Design - Lake Khecheopalri, Sikkim
Beautifully colored and decorated gompa near Lake Khecheopalri in Sikkim.
Fading Prayer Wheels - Lake Khecheopalri, Sikkim
The faded nature of these prayer wheels attests to how often they are turned and touched. Taken at Lake Khecheopalri, a holy lake in Sikkim.
Turning the Prayer Wheels - Lake Khecheopalri, Sikkim
Visitors to Lake Khecheopalri, a holy lake in Sikkim, turn the prayer wheels leading up to the water.
Colorful Prayer Wheels - Pemayangtse Gompa, Sikkim
Taken at Pemayangtse Gompa near Pelling in Sikkim.
Khecheopalri Gompa - Sikkim
A view of Khecheopalri Gompa above Lake Khecheopalri in Sikkim.
Performing Prayers (Puja) - Varanasi, India
The streets of Varanasi's old town are full of religious places like this for people to perform prayers or offerings.
Guarding Boudhanath Stupa - Nepal
Statues of warriors on elephants guard the Boudhanath Stupa, a holy Buddhist site on the outskirts of Kathmandu, Nepal.
Bodhnath Stupa - Kathmandu, Nepal
Dating back to the 14th century, the Bodhnath Stupa is an important Buddhist place outside Kathmandu, Nepal.
Turning the Prayer Wheels - Boudhanath, Nepal