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23 holy places that promise a connection with nature

By: Anna Norris on March 24, 2014, 1:53 p.m.
Stakna Gompa

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Leh temples

The Buddhist temples of the Leh District in Ladakh, India, are located between two mountain ranges in a beautiful region known as the "land of high passes." The temple featured here is the Stakna Gompa, which translates into "tiger's nose."