Cirrus Above Thiksey
C: Early morning clouds radiate above Thiksey monastery. P:Dakini sky/ Shimmers/ With sun and spirit.
Bright Stupas, Curved Road
C: A road passes through a sunlit stupa field. P: Which came first/ The Stupas/ Or the road?
Maitreya Buddha, Thiksey Monastery
C: Buddha Maitreya visible through a doorway at Thiksey monastery. P: Passing through a narrow door/ To stand face to face/ With the radiant future.
Stars over Stok Kangri
C: Stars over Stok Kangri and Shey stupas. P: Mountain-like stupas mirror/ The sentinel of Stok Kangri/ Beneath shimmering stars.
Moonrise over Stepped Stupa
C: A remarkable stupa with the moon above. P: Ladder to the moon/ Invitation to climb/ To the near sky of vast space.
Stok Kangri Above Shey Monastery and Stupa Field
C: Stok Kangri rises above Shey Monastery and the Shey stupa field at sunset. P: Stupas glow/ Like mountain snow/ In the fields of Shey.
Clear Light Mind
Gathering to disperse/ Silencing to hear/ Emptying to know.
Crystalline colors become one brightness/ On woven waves/ Of diamond light.
Inner sight/ Is a form/ Of formless flight.
Infinity loops/ Revealing cyclical reality/ Curve by curve.
From India 2014 - Ladakh