Kora Circuit in Mcleodganj

Many Tibetan pilgrims and tourists in Mcleodganj make a clockwise kora also known as ritual circuit outside of the Tsuglagkhang Complex. It takes around 25 minutes to complete one circuit. If you too want to join them, you can start from New Varuni house which is just 2 min away … Continue reading “Kora Circuit in Mcleodganj”

Triund Trek in Mcleodganj

Triund Trek is easily one of the most popular treks in Mcleodganj. Once you reach Mcleodganj, you can stay overnight at New Varuni House and start you excursion next morning to Triund. The best part about Triund trek is it can easily be done solo due to its well-defined route. … Continue reading “Triund Trek in Mcleodganj”

Contemplate at Dal Lake, Mcleodganj

This serene and beautiful lake in Mcleodganj is named after famous Dal Lake in Kashmir. On the banks of this panoramic lake you’ll find Lord Shiva Temple where pilgrims from all over Himachal comes to offer their prayers. There’s a famous festival which happens every September where pilgrims and tourists … Continue reading “Contemplate at Dal Lake, Mcleodganj”

St John Church in Mcleodganj

The St. John Church is an Anglican church in Mcleodganj and it is dedicated to John the Baptist. Also, this church is built in neo-Gothic architecture. When you enter the premises you will see the Belgian stained-glass windows which were donated by Lady Elgin, wife of Lord Elgin. The foundation … Continue reading “St John Church in Mcleodganj”

Tsuglagkhan Complex in Mcleodganj

Located in McLeod Ganj, just above the town of Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh, India, the Tsuglagkhang Complex is the official home of the 14th Dalai Lama. The complex houses the Photang (Dalai Lama’s residence), Tibet Museum, Tsuglagkhang Temple, and Namgyal Gompa. Tsuglagkhang Complex is the premier attraction for visitors to McLeod … Continue reading “Tsuglagkhan Complex in Mcleodganj”

Namgyal Monastery in Mcleodganj

His Holiness Dalai Lama, the Tibetan spiritual leader, is believed to have his abode at Namgyal Monastery in Mcleodganj which is also the largest Tibetan temple outside Tibet. New Varuni house is the best hotel in Mcleodganj which is just 5 min walk from Namgyal Monastery. The serenity and ambiance … Continue reading “Namgyal Monastery in Mcleodganj”

Kora Circuit in Mcleodganj

One of the major Mcleodganj tourist and pilgrims attractions is often to explore the Kora Circuit. The downslope road around the Tsuglagkhang Complex is a prayer-flag-draped path. At approximately 1.5 km from the begin of the prayer-draped path, one can see the collections of prayer wheels, chortens, and photos of … Continue reading “Kora Circuit in Mcleodganj”

Bagsunath Waterfall in Mcleodganj

The Bhagsu Waterfall is the most famous tourist spot and waterfall in Mcleodganj which attracts tourists who wish to spend some quiet moments in peace and serenity. Some of them even dive into the pool next to the temple. The Bhagsunag Waterfall is located on the main road which connects … Continue reading “Bagsunath Waterfall in Mcleodganj”

Tibetan Museum in Mcleodganj

Tibetan Museum in Mcleodganj is a combination of both conventional and contemporary Tibetan architecture. It is located with Tsuglagkhang complex, and one can be in awe of the Tibetan historical documents, manuscripts, Thangka images, pottery, and other handicraft items. Also, you will find photographs, interviews and video records of Chinese … Continue reading “Tibetan Museum in Mcleodganj”