Anglican church of St. John in the Wilderness in Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh, India – photo gallery

Anglican church of St. John in the Wilderness is located of outskirts of McLeod Gunj – Tibetan part of Dharamsala. Before Tibetan refugees settled here — McLeod Gunj was summer vacation resort for British Raj officials. Next to this church is picturesque cemetery with stone Celtic crosses and typical British tombs. One grave is dedicated to James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin – Lord Elgin Governor-General & Viceroy of India. He died in Himachal Pradesh of a heart attack while crossing a swinging rope and wood bridge.

 

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St John s in the Wilderness Anglican Church Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India St John s in the Wilderness Anglican Church Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Viceroy of British India and Governor General of Canada grave St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India Viceroy of British India and Governor General of Canada grave St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Viceroy of British India and Governor General of Canada grave St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India Viceroy of British India and Governor General of Canada grave St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Entrance gate to St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India Entrance gate to St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Celtic cross stone grave with MY WILL BE DONE sign St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India Celtic cross stone grave with MY WILL BE DONE sign St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Celtic cross stone grave St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India Celtic cross stone grave St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Celtic cross stone grave with MY WILL BE DONE sign St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India Celtic cross stone grave with MY WILL BE DONE sign St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Stone grave with IN MEMORY OF gothic sign St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India Stone grave with IN MEMORY OF gothic sign St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Cross stone grave with panorama of Dharamsala in background St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India Cross stone grave with panorama of Dharamsala in background St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Stone graves with panorama of Dharamsala in background St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India Stone graves with panorama of Dharamsala in background St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Celtic cross metal grave St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India Celtic cross metal grave St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Celtic cross stone grave St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India Celtic cross stone grave St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India

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Nyingtob Ling: Tibetan Handicapped Children’s Craft Home in Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh, India – photo gallery

Nyingtob Ling: Tibetan Handicapped Children’s Craft Home is located near Norbulingka Institute near Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh, India. The aim of this place is to provide vocational training and special education for Tibetan handicapped children. More information about this place you can find on their website: http://nyingtobling.wordpress.com/

 

Here are  pictures I took in 2002:

 

Tibetan handicapped children house near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Tibetan handicapped children house near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Tibetan handicapped children house near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Tibetan handicapped children house near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Tibetan handicapped children house near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Tibetan handicapped children house near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Tibetan handicapped children house near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Tibetan handicapped children house near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Tibetan handicapped children house near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Tibetan handicapped children house near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Tibetan handicapped children house near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Tibetan handicapped children house near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Tibetan handicapped children house near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Tibetan handicapped children house near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Tibetan handicapped children house near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Tibetan handicapped children house near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India

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Men-Tsee-Khang – Tibetan Medical and Astro Institute in Dharamsala – photo gallery

Men-Tsee-Khang locate in hilly state of Himachal Pradesh, India – Tibetan Medical and Astro Institute was established in exile to preserve and develop traditional Tibetan medical tradition using herbal and mineral ingredients.
You can contact Men-Tsee-Khang visiting their official website: http://www.men-tsee-khang.org/

Here are pictures I took in 2002:

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Close up of medical thangka at Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Close up of medical thangka at Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Close up of medical thangka at Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Close up of medical thangka at Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Medical Thangka at Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Medical Thangka at Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Entrance to Meen Tsee Khang Tibetan Medicine Institute Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Entrance to Meen Tsee Khang Tibetan Medicine Institute Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Entrance to Men Tsee Khang Tibetan medicine institute in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Entrance to Men Tsee Khang Tibetan medicine institute in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Medical thangka painter in Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Dalai Lama Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Medical thangka painter in Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Dalai Lama Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Medical thangka from Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Medical thangka from Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Medical thangka from Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Medical thangka from Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Tibetan medical poster informing about about Tuberculosis infection Tibetan medical poster informing about about Tuberculosis infection
Dr Namgyal from Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Dr Namgyal from Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Dr Namgyal from Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Dr Namgyal from Men Tsee Khang Medical and Astro Institute of Tibetan Medicine Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India

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Indian town of lower Dharamsala and surrounding villages, Himachal Pradesh, India – photo gallery

Upper part of Dharamsala called McLeod Gunj is famous due to its Tibetan in exile community. Lower part of this hilly town is mostly settled by Indians. Here is my photo gallery of Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh, India:

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Chicken shop and Hair dresser in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Chicken shop and Hair dresser in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Mini bus taxi in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Mini bus taxi in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Hindu gods posters with Christian Holy Family Hindu gods posters with Christian Holy Family
Hindu gods posters with Christian Holy Family Hindu gods posters with Christian Holy Family
Indian print house Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Indian print house Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Shiva Fast Food Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Shiva Fast Food Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Hardware street shop Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Hardware street shop Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Gas shop in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Gas shop in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Trident on the top of Shiva Teple during sunset in Himalaya Trident on the top of Shiva Teple during sunset in Himalaya
Front of fancy Indian truck TATA Front of fancy Indian truck TATA
A Road sign near Dharamsala Himahal Pradesh India A Road sign near Dharamsala Himahal Pradesh India
Chicken Palace street chicken seller in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Chicken Palace street chicken seller in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Sign of Globalisation small Indian Shop with Pepsi Cola and Kodak signs in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Sign of Globalisation small Indian Shop with Pepsi Cola and Kodak signs in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Indian fruit and vegetable shop at night Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Indian fruit and vegetable shop at night Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Sign of Globalisation all Indian Samsung Shop with holy cow behind in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Sign of Globalisation all Indian Samsung Shop with holy cow behind in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
A small Indian girl plays with red flare during Divali Hindu festival of lights, Dharamsala, India A small Indian girl plays with red flare during Divali Hindu festival of lights, Dharamsala, India
Sadhu Holy Indian man with white beard and orange robe Sadhu Holy Indian man with white beard and orange robe
Car and wlaking holy cow with open shops in background India Car and wlaking holy cow with open shops in background India
Parveen beauty parlour sign with mess in background Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Parveen beauty parlour sign with mess in background Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Entrance to telephone and internet cafe in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Entrance to telephone and internet cafe in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Entrance to telephone and internet cafe in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Entrance to telephone and internet cafe in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
White Hindu temple near Dal lake in upper Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India White Hindu temple near Dal lake in upper Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Mural paintings in white Hindu temple near Dal lake in upper Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Mural paintings in white Hindu temple near Dal lake in upper Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Lord Shiva Ganesha and Parvati in white Hindu temple near Dal lake in upper Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Lord Shiva Ganesha and Parvati in white Hindu temple near Dal lake in upper Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Close up of white Lord Shiva bull Nandi Dharamsala India Close up of white Lord Shiva bull Nandi Dharamsala India
TV antenna mounted on the tree India TV antenna mounted on the tree India
Thistle plant growing in Ladakh Thistle plant growing in Ladakh
Double language road sign both Hindi and English Blind Curve Ahead India Double language road sign both Hindi and English Blind Curve Ahead India
Hannuman Monkey God temple in Himachal Pradesh India Hannuman Monkey God temple in Himachal Pradesh India
Crow stealing food from dog bowl Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Crow stealing food from dog bowl Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Pair of long haired goats eating shrubs Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Pair of long haired goats eating shrubs Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Portrait of small Indian village girl looking at camera near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Portrait of small Indian village girl looking at camera near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Group of Indian village children looking at camera near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Group of Indian village children looking at camera near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Portrait of small Indian village girl looking at camera near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Portrait of small Indian village girl looking at camera near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Group of Indian village children looking at camera near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Group of Indian village children looking at camera near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Group of Indian village children looking at camera near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Group of Indian village children looking at camera near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Indian village boy looking at camera near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Indian village boy looking at camera near Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Portrait of Indian holy cow India Portrait of Indian holy cow India

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Tibetan Delek Hospital, Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh, India – photo gallery

Located in Dharamsala in Indian state of Himachal Pradesh – Tibetan Delek Hospital was built in 1971 to support local Tibetan and Indian community. Every year many Tibetan refugees come to exile to Dharamsala. Number of them with serious medical condition including Tuberculosis. There is also Maternity Ward supporting local community. Hospital is highly dependent of volunteer work and donations. If you want more information about this place and to find a way to support it please visit Friends of Delek Hospital website:

http://www.delekhospital.org/

Here is my picture gallery from this place (pics taken in 2002):

Educational Tibetan poster informing how to avoid TCB tuberculosis Educational Tibetan poster informing how to avoid TCB tuberculosis
Doctor inside consultation room in Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Doctor inside consultation room in Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala
Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala
Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala
Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala
Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala
Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala
Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala
Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala
Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala
Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala Tibetan Delek hospital in Dharamsala
Tibetan Delek Hospital in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India Tibetan Delek Hospital in Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India

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