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Hemis Monastery: A Spiritual Haven on the Banks of the Indus

Hemis Monastery, situated on the bank of the Indus River in Ladakh, India, is a prominent Buddhist monastery belonging to the Drukpa Lineage. Affiliated with Tibetan Buddhism, specifically the Drukpa sect, it is led by the Twelfth Gyalwang Drukpa. The monastery, characterized by Tibetan architecture, was re-established in 1672 by the Ladakhi king Sengge Namgyal, […]

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama joining the 35th Nyingma Monlam Chemo during his pilgrimage Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya

His Holiness the Dalai Lama joining the 35th Nyingma Monlam Chemo during his pilgrimage Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya, Bihar, India on January 18,2024.

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Empowering Girls: Celebrating National Girl Child Day in Tangtse with a Focus on Government Initiatives

National Girl Child Day was commemorated at the Primary Healthcare Centre in Tangtse on January 24. The event shed light on various issues concerning girls and highlighted government initiatives aimed at addressing these concerns. During the event, discussions centered around government schemes focusing on the nutrition, health, and education of girls. Schemes such as the […]

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Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra: Bringing Healthcare to the Heights of Itchoo

On January 12, the LAACL Hall in Kargil became the venue for commemorating National Youth Day on the occasion of Swami Vivekananda’s 161st birth anniversary. The event was organized by Nehru Yuva Kendra Kargil in collaboration with Digital Computer Centre Kargil, under the auspices of the Union Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports. The highlight […]

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Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra: Bringing Healthcare to the Heights of Itchoo

As part of the ongoing Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra, a health camp was organized by the Block Medical Officer of the Community Health Centre in Sankoo on January 9 at Itchoo. The objective of the health camp was to tackle health issues, promote preventive healthcare, and offer medical care to those who cannot afford it, […]

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Swift Response and Vaccination Success: Containing the PPR Outbreak in Shakar-Chiktan Block

A recent outbreak of Peste des Petits Ruminants (PPR), a highly contagious viral disease that affects small ruminants, occurred in various villages within the Shakar-Chiktan Block. This situation has raised concerns among the local community and livestock owners. PPR, commonly referred to as goat plague, is caused by the PPR virus, which belongs to the […]

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Unveiling the Magic: The 2nd Edition of The Himalayan Film Festival 2023

The Himalayan Film Festival (THFF) is gearing up for its 2nd edition, once again bringing the enchantment of Indian cinema to the Himalayan landscapes, beyond the mainstream. The festival is set to run from September 29 to October 3, 2023. Organized by the Department of Information and Public Relations (DIPR) of the Administration of Union […]

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Advancing Rural Transformation: Progressing with the Vibrant Village Programme

Title: Advancing Rural Development: Reviewing and Strengthening the Vibrant Village Programme Deputy Commissioner Santosh Sukhadeve conducted a comprehensive discussion on the progress and action plans of the Vibrant Village Programme at the DC Mini Conference Hall on June 17. The meeting was convened to assess the ongoing initiatives under the programme and devise strategies for […]

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Unveiling Ladakh’s Fascinating Religious Diversity: Explore the Region’s Rich Cultural Heritage

Ladakh, a high-altitude region in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir, is a place of diverse and rich religious traditions. Buddhism is the predominant religion in Ladakh, and its influence can be seen in the region’s culture and architecture. The history of Buddhism in Ladakh can be traced back to the 2nd century, when […]

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Discovering Ladakh: A Guide to the Land of High-Altitude Desert and Adventure

Ladakh is a beautiful region located in the northernmost part of India’s state of Jammu and Kashmir. It is a high-altitude desert with a unique landscape that attracts thousands of tourists every year. Here are some tips and recommendations to help you plan your trip: When to go: The best time to visit Ladakh is […]

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