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Photo Of The Day Sep 22 2012 – Leh Palace


Leh is famous for its cliff hugging monasteries and windswept desert terrain, yet its (now deserted) Palace is a splendid example of Tibetan architecture. The elaborate use of solids and voids, fenestrations (windows) and geometric exterior ornamentation serves to give it a stately character, despite looking forbidding and solid. The photo has been clicked by Subhash Ranjan (clicking on the name will take you to his page. He has some brilliant photographsof the region.

Leh Palace

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