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Religion in Tibet and Nepal
Buddhist Monk
Golden Chorten
Above, left: A Buddhist monk fingering his rosary beads at Thyangboche. Ama Dablam is just visible in the distance.
Photo: Charles Wylie, 1953
 
Above, right: The majestic peaks of the Himalayas, including Everest, enveloped in cloud from the golden-topped chorten at Thyangboche monastery, Solu Khumbu.
Photo: Edmund Hillary, 1953