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Shashur Monastery, Keylong

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Shashur or Sashur Monastery is a Buddhist monastery of the Drugpa sect in Lahaul and Spiti, Himachal Pradesh, northern India. It is located 137 kilometres from Manali. Sha-shur means "blue pines" in the local dialect, as patches of blue pine can be seen around the monastery. A smaller gompa had existed previous to the current building. In the month of June or July Chham is performed in the monastery.
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  • I went to Shashur Monastery. The panoramic view of the river, mountains and Keylong town from the monastery is amazing. The prayer rooms are bedecked with large paintings and wall paintings, making... 
    I went to Shashur Monastery. The panoramic view of the river, mountains and Keylong town from the monastery is amazing. The prayer rooms are bedecked with large paintings and wall paintings, making...  more »
  • We went halfway in our vehicle and halfway by trek. We got a bit extra adventurous and instead of following the road we climbed straight up. So we had the wind out of us by the time we reached the... 
    We went halfway in our vehicle and halfway by trek. We got a bit extra adventurous and instead of following the road we climbed straight up. So we had the wind out of us by the time we reached the...  more »

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