Rewalsar, Tso Pema, Lotus Lake, Himachal Pradesh, India

 

Place where Guru Rinpoche (Padmasambhava) meet his consort Mandarava.

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Tso Pema from above

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Tso Pema water are quite polluted and eutrophicated. Fishes have lack of oxygen.

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Mandarava statue in Guru Rinpoche cave

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Mandarava statue face close up

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Big Padmasambhava statue in his cave.

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Two Buddhist nuns preparing prayer flags on big pole near Guru Rinpoche caves.

Two buddhist Tibetan nuns preparing big prayer flag in Tso Pema , Revalsar, India

Two Buddhist nuns preparing prayer flags on big pole near Guru Rinpoche caves.

Two Tibetan Buddhist nuns preparing big prayer flag near  Tso Pema holy Lotus Lake  Rewalsar near Mandi, Himachal Pradesh, India

Two Buddhist nuns preparing prayer flags on big pole near Guru Rinpoche caves.

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Big Mani stone with Padmasambhava bass relief

Big statue of Guru Rinpoche or Padmasambhava in Tso Pema Lake, Revalsar, Himachal Pradesh, India

Monk performing prayers near Padmasambhava statue

Statue face close up of Guru Rinpoche or Padmasambhava in Tso Pema lake , Revalsar, India

Padmasambhava statue face close up

Statue hand with vajra or dorje closeup up of Guru Rinpoche or Padmasambhava in Tso Pema lake , Revalsar, India

Padmasambhava statue: hand holding dorje

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Snow Lion

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Small Mandarava Cave

Indian Spicies in baskets with small glass

Mandarava and Padmasambhava left here their prints in rock

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Guru Rinpoche body print in rock

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Prayer flags on wind

Group of Indian men seriously looking at camera

Nyingmapa monastery at Tso Pema

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Nyingmapa monastery at Tso Pema: Guru Rinpoche mantra – OM AH HUNG BENZA GURU PEME SIDDHI HUNG

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Entrance to Drikung Kagyu monastery

Driver sleeping inside  yellow green classical Indian motor rickshaw and street dog sleeping outside , New Delhi India

Drikung Kagyu monastery at Tso Pema

Drikung Kagyu monastery  in Tso Pema lake , Revalsar, India

Drikung Kagyu monastery at Tso Pema

Drukpa Kagyu (up) and Nyingma monastery  in Tso Pema lake , Revalsar, India

Drukpa Kagyu (top) and Nyingmapa (bottom) monasteries at Tso Pema

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Fence in shape of dorje

Golden statue of Guru Rinpoche or Padmasambhava, Drukpa Kagyu monastery  in Tso Pema lake , Revalsar, India

Guru Rinpoche statue in Drukpa Kagyu monastery

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Chenrezik (Avalokiteshvara) statue in Drukpa Kagyu Monastery

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Drukpa Kagtu Monastery

A young Tibetan buddhist monk plaing cricket game in Tso Pema lake , Revalsar, India

Free time: young Buddhist  monk playing cricket

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Baby Rhesus Macaque playing with prayer flags 

 Monkey of  Macaca mulatta  Rhesus macaque sitting on yellow fence, Rewalsar, Himachal Pradesh,  India

Rhesus Macaque sitting near Tso Pema fence

Mother monkey of  Macaca mulatta  Rhesus macaque milking her small baby, Rewalsar, Himachal Pradesh, India

Rhesus Macaque Mother milking her baby.

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