Life in Spiti™ is possible only because of the support of the people of Spiti, who were always open to share their life and stories with me.

Special Thanks To

My wonderful hosts who treated me like their own for six harsh winter months

  • Tsering Bodh
  • Tsering Dolma
  • Sonam Dolma
  • Tenzin Yutso
  • Tenzin Tsewang
My adventure partners
  • Dr. Vikas Rowpa
  • Tsering Bodh

I now would like to thank these wonderful people for making this project possible. Names sorted according to the villages I have met them in.

Kaza
  1. People of Kaza
  2. Monks of Sakya Monastery, Kaza
  3. Motu
  4. Myingmar
  5. Dr. Tenzin Norbu (Dr. Bittu)
  6. Tsering Takpa
  7. Dorje Sonam aka Thakur
  8. Ou Gyaltsan
  9. Amar Singh
  10. Tashi
  11. Tenzin Bodh
  12. Dr. Digvijay Singh Thakur
  13. Dr. B. K. Negi
  14. Dr. Arjun
  15. Dolma Butte
  16. Kalsang Tenzin
  17. Anil Kumar
  18. Rishu Sweet Shop
  19. Sanju Sweet Shop
Kwang
  1. Mr. Tanpa
  2. People of Kwang
  3. Teaching staff of Kwang
Langza
  1. Tenzi Guest House
  2. Tsering Lara
  3. Evi Shalkhar
Hikkim
  1. Commando
  2. Rinchin Tsering
Komic
  1. The monks of Komic
Mane
  1. People of Mane Yongma
  2. Sonam Lundup
  3. Sonam Gatuk
  4. Jeet
  5. People of Kale Village
  6. People at Doagsar
Dhankhar
  1. People of Dhankar village
  2. Monks of Dhankar Gompa
Kakti
  1. Soman
Kee
  1. Monks of Kee Gompa
Tashi Gang
  1. Norbu
  2. Tenzin
  3. People of Tashi gang
Demul
  1. People of Demul
Organisations