Photographs

   
Zangskar Valley
Zangskar Nuns Association
Nunneries
Karsha Chuchikjall
Pishu Namgyal Choling
Zangla Byangchub Choling
Rizhing Dorje Dzong
Tungri Phuntsog Ling
Sani Kachod Ling
Skyagam Phagmo Ling
Manda Padma Choling
Bya Dolma Choling

 

Karsha Chuchikjall
2009-2010
  Photos by
Lauren Galvin

 
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Young nuns of Karsha Chuchikjall Chomo Tukje  
     
View from the nunnery View from the nunnery View of nunnery on
top of hilltop (right side)
     
Nuns repairing water tank Nuns repairing water tank Water tank after repairs
     
Front entrance of passive
solar water house
Passive solar water house Double window panes inside
passive solar water house
     
   
Passive solar house design    
     
Faucets inside passive
solar water house
View of Karsha nunnery
from a distance
Monk painting Buddhist motifs'
on building at Karsha
     
 
Chomo Skalzang
ZNA Secretary
   
     

Karsha Chuchikjall
2007
  Photos by
Jennifer O'Boyle

 
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Amchi clinic Karsha nunnery assembly Astrologer's prayer hall
     
Greenhouse Traditional Zangskari boots  
     
  Communal kitchen Communal kitchen
     
Communal kitchen Morning prayers Morning prayers
     
Morning prayers    
     
     
     
    Nuns' cells
     
  Nun's room Nun's kitchen
     
Nun's kitchen Nun's room Nun's room
     
Nuns' cells Nuns' cells Nuns' cells
     
Nuns' cells Nuns' cells Toilet building
     
View from nunnery View from nunnery Water storage tank
     
Statue in astrologer's prayer hall Painting inside
astrologer's prayer hall
Painting inside
astrologer's prayer hall
     
Statue in astrologer's prayer hall Painting inside
astrologer's prayer hall
Astrologer's prayer hall
     
Astrologer's prayer hall Dining room Morning prayers
     
     
     
    Nuns' cells
     
Nuns' cells Nuns' cells Nuns' cells
     
Nun's room Nun's kitchen  
     
Nuns' cells Visitor meeting room