click an image to see the large version - 12 pictures out of a total of 48 Pictures of India - Manali - Himachal Pradesh
the winding, high road to Leh
tent camp at Sarchu
barren landscape on the road to Ladakh
drying dung to be used as fuel
at the Taglang La Pass
Indian truck drivers don't give up, at the Taglang La Pass
eroded sand castles, road to Leh
travelling into the land of the gods
at the summit of the Taglang La Pass
eroded sand castles, road to Leh
in a roadside cafe made from a parachute
local people are closely linked to Tibetans
all photography on this page by Willem Proos except images 40 and 48 by Paulien Schaper
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