Stock Photo Description
Stock photo of Lamayuru village with Tibetan monastery, traditional mud brick buildings overlooked by the Himalayan mountain landscape in Ladakh India. Lamayuru village is an ancient and remote place in the northern Indian state of Kashmir and is home to one of the oldest Tibetan Buddhist Monasteries in Ladakh and dates back to the 11th century, founded by the legendary Tibetan Buddhist Scholar Naropa and situated at an altitude of 3,510 metres. Lamayuru is located in western Ladakh on the Srinagar to Leh highway. A high altitude mountain road which traverses the northern region of Kashmir passing through some breathtaking scenery.