Stock Photo Description
Stock photo of Cham dancing associated with Tibetan Buddhism, a masked costume dance unique and specific to Mahayana Buddhism. The Cham dancing is a highly entertaining art form and cultural show which is usually part of the Buddhist religious festival although the Cham dance is far more than a cultural performance. It is more of a spiritual experience and form of meditation for the performers who become while the Cham Dancing takes place the deities which they are representing
This Cham Dance and cultural performing arts event was taking place at a Buddhist monastery in the Pin Valley of Himachal Pradesh, a region in the Indian Himalaya populated by Buddhist peoples of North India.
NomadicImagery article on the Tibetan Buddhist Cham Dance here Cham Dance