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
 

Skyagam Phagmo Ling
2009-2010
  Photos by
Lauren Galvin

 
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Skyagam Phagmo Ling nuns
taking a break from work
Nuns at Skyagam  
     
Chomo Lamo Chomo Yindron  
     
Site for passive solar room
before construction
Clearing the construction site Sketching plans for
solar room construction
     
Clearing the construction site Digging the foundation Foundation work
     
Rear view of solar room Double wall construction Front view of solar room
     
Valley view beyond new room Chomo Lamo showing off
solar room construction
Cement bricks with insulation
     
Inside new solar room Trombe wall design Completed passive solar room
     
 
Completed passive solar room Recently renovated kitchen  
     
Chomo Lamo helping with
construction
Side view of passive solar room  
     

Skyagam Phagmo Ling
2007
  Photos by
Jennifer O'Boyle

 
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Communal kitchen Prayer hall alter View of nunnery from afar
     
View of nunnery from afar    
     
  Nun's room Nun's kitchen
     
Nuns' cells Nuns' cells Prayer hall
     
Prayer hall interior Old prayer hall exterior  
     
Assembly with teacher Communal kitchen Entry gate
     
Nun's room Nun's room Wood pile/stairs to nun's room
     
Painting inside prayer hall Wall/ceiling of prayer hall Painting inside prayer hall