Sakye Monastery

by Victoria Rittinger
(Houston, TX)

A Buddhist monk is maintaining the ubiquitous yak butter candles at the Sakye Monastery in Tibet. Not in the picture is a monk blowing an enormous conch shell, which was supposed to allow the listeners to achieve enlightenment more quickly.

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