"Wading neck deep in a swamp, your revolver is neither use nor ornament until you have had time to clean it" Mary H. Kingsley (1897)

Northern Exposure: Part 7

Picture taken at the Rumtek Tibetan Buddhist monastery, Sikkim.

6 responses

  1. Toffeeapple

    I wonder what they are looking at?

    September 9, 2011 at 7:14 pm

    • All the young monks seemed entranced by the world around them. It wasn’t the visitors who caught their attention but their environment appeared to hold them spellbound..

      September 10, 2011 at 2:04 pm

  2. Something has caught their attention.

    I wonder what it is like to live within a world of bright, vivid color. (But then, you might be able to answer that question – or your photographs provide the answer.)

    September 9, 2011 at 7:19 pm

    • Colour is rendered even more vivid by the high altitude here. It is almost overwhelming..

      September 10, 2011 at 2:07 pm

  3. JP

    Is the chap on the right trying to escape?

    September 16, 2011 at 1:45 am

    • I think he just noticed some chocolate…

      September 16, 2011 at 7:20 am

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