2nd Day's Parikrama
Eastern extension of Kailash
Snow covered peaks
Thisday the pilgrims cross the highest point in the whole yatra Dolma Pass which is revered as the residence of Mother Parvati. Worship Mother get her blessings and then have the darshan of Gauri Kund which is the bathing Ghat of Mother Parvati and collect the holy water of Gauri Kund which is believed to have medicinal qualities and climb down and continue a loooooooooooong trek upto Zhuthukphuk and stay there.
Snow on the route nearing Dolma Pass
Gauri Kund - the bathing ghat of Mother Parvati
LOOOOng Trek to Zhutulphuk after the descent from Dolma Pass
This day Kailash is not visible as it is obscured by the guard mountains. The trek continues on the banks of Zhong Chu River.
Mani stones with Buddhist Mantras
On the banks of Zhong Chu River
Yatra continues . . . . . .