Articles and pictures from the autumn season in Spiti Valley in the Himalayas

Dhangkar Gompa (also known as Dhangkhar, Dhankar) is an old buddhist monastery on top of a fragile mountain cliff at 3900m in the Spiti valley of Himachal Pradesh.

Dhankar Gompa

Dhankar Gompa, built on top of a very fragile mountain cliff at an altitude of 3894m above sea level, has an overwhelming view of the confluence of Spiti and Pi...
Blue Spiti River in Autumn.

Photo : Spiti river in Autumn

After carrying silt throughout the year from melted glaciers, Spiti river comes in its full glory in the autumn months when it turns blue. Blue Spiti River ...