|Panoramic view of the Buddhist Academy in Sêrtar, facing east (/wiki)|
|Tibetan nuns Ganden Jangchup, Choeling nunnery (Reuters/dailymail.co.uk)|
|Yarchen Gar (camp), Tibetan Buddhist monastery, Kham (chanmelmel/flickr.com).|
|Tibet nuns, Tibet (flickr.com)|
It is a shocking example of some people’s willingness to dedicate their lives to Buddhist practice and the study of the Dharma no matter how hostile the surroundings, or earthly forces, are towards the quest for inner harmony and deeper spiritual insight.
|Must meditate at all costs (The Simpsons).|
|Tibetan sky burial altar, Yarchen Gar monastery, Sichuan, China (chanmelmel/flickr.com)|