Road-trip through West Bengal and Sikkim

Tea plantations, Tibetan monasteries, sacred lakes – the hills of West Bengal and Sikkim have a lot to offer the curious traveller. Use this itinerary to spend a leisurely 11 days finding your feet in…


A home in the Himalayas for Buddhist nuns

Flanked by the upper Himalayan ranges, Ladakh is a remote region along India’s northern tip. The area is largely Buddhist and its monasteries attract thousands of tourists each year. But a little-known fact about Ladakh…



Meet The Kung Fu Nuns Of The Himalayas

Atop a quiet mountain in the Himalayas, a revolution is taking place. In an incredible demonstration of energy and strength, a group of young nuns from the Drupka lineage of Himalayan Buddhism have adopted the…