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    Himalayas - one amazing place to visit and must.."...may not be the place for sleepwalkers!...just sayin-Molly"

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    Imagine the view!! Taktsang (Tiger's Nest) Monastery, considered as one of the sacred monasteries in Bhutan.

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    And another one for the bucket list: Taktsang (Tiger's Nest) Monastery, considered as one of the sacred monasteries in Bhutan.This monastery is perched on a high and steep granite cliff overlooking the northern Paro valley.

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Taktsang (Tiger's Nest) Monastery in Paro Valley, Bhutan. It was built in the 17th century. Tigers still prowl the surrounding mountains.

Prayer flags at Tiger’s Nest Monastery in Paro, Bhutan (by druzi).

The Tiger's Nest (Takshang Lhakang), one of Bhutan's most sacred monasteries.

Bhutan- Tigers Nest - Taktshang Monestery Taktshang is the most famous of monasteries in Bhutan. It hangs on a cliff at 3,120 metres (10,200 feet), some 700 meters (2,300 feet) above the bottom of Paro valley, some 10 km from the district town of Paro. Famous visitors include Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal in the 17th century and Milarepa. The name means "Tiger's nest", the legend being that Padmasambhava (Guru Rinpoche) flew there on the back of a tiger. The monastery includes seven temples which can all be visited. The monastery suffered several blazes and is a recent restoration. Climbing to the monastery is on foot or mule

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Taktshang Monastery, Bhutan - I must go here someday, and Bhutan in general. Gross national happiness! #HipmunkBL

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Predikheren 1, In the abandoned monastery, by AndreJoosse