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Photographs in Khar

A gomchen is chanting prayers with his rosary Railing of a phallus design at Khar lhakhang A Gomchen is hitting the gong to gather ritual performers after break Colourful ribbon hung over the door of the Lhakhang A Gong is hung by a pillar in the lhakhang Thangkas in the Khar lhakhang Khar lhakhang at Khar village Big prayer wheel by the mask dancer dressing room enterance
Temporary stalls at Khar Tsechu A prayer wheel in the wall of Khar lhakhang Twin stupa beside Khar lhakhang Cooks of the Khar Tsechu are having porridge breakfast Khar villagers offering Menday Distributing raw rice for Menday offering Atsaras are praying in the altar different phallus and a pair of cymbal is presented by Atsaras as a prank
Horrifying creatures face ritual cake Incense oven releasing incense smoke near Khar lhakhang A Gomchen is blowing conch at Khar lhakhang A stupa below the Khar lhakhang

Khar in Places