This is Ongden Norbu, a Dzomo. This is a cross between a Yak and a Cow. Gentle and unassuming, this lovely animal provided the milk for the care takers of Lawudo Monastery in the 1980,s... http://www.amazon.com/Awareness-Comes-Knocking-Story-Shades-ebook/dp/B00B5PP6CQ
This is Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche coming out from the Monastery of Dudjoom Rinpoche in Boudanath Nepal, where his body had just been installed in a golden Stupa. See more at: http://www.everherenow.com/p/books-by-writer_8768.html
This is the view from the window I occupied during my 1986 visit to Lawudo Gompa in the Everest Region... http://www.amazon.com/Awareness-Comes-Knocking-Story-Shades-ebook/dp/B00B5PP6CQ
Namche Bazaar in the Khumbu Region near Mount Everest. After the snow storm of 1986...
This photo is taken below the southern face of Mount Kailash. This is the traditional beginning of the pilgrims circumambulation route around the Mountain. See more at, http://www.amazon.com/Awareness-Comes-Knocking-Story-Shades-ebook/dp/B00B5PP6CQ
This is the view from the top of the Drolma La. The highest pass on the pilgrims route that encircles the sacred Mountain of Kailash... http://www.everherenow.com/p/books-by-writer_8768.html
A classic view of Mount Kailash taken from a high location about the Genta Temple in a valley south of the Mountain...
This is the fearsome Mastiff that guarded the Temple of Lawudo in the Everest Region in the 1980,s... http://www.everherenow.com/p/books-by-writer_8768.html
Gyantse Fort in September of 1985
Namche Bazaar in the Everest Region during the snow storm of 1986 which subsequently killed a number of trekkers...