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15th-Century Citadel and Temple Complex at Basgo in Kashmir

15th-Century Citadel and Temple Complex at Basgo in Kashmir

15th-Century Citadel and Temple Complex at Basgo in Kashmir

You’re going to enjoy the scenic view of this world famous Buddhist monastery located in the Leh District of Kashmir and Jammu. Basgo Monastery,  a 15th-century temple and citadel, used to be the seat of power of the Namgyal family. This was constructed in the 1680s when it was the cultural and political center of Ladakh.

Now, the ruins on top of the hills serves as a top tourist destination. Travelers are in awe when they see the ancient murals and artworks inside the monastery, and its impressive statue of Buddha. This will be an incredible vacation that you won’t forget anytime soon.

Image Source: thenational.ae

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