Weekly Photo Challenge: Masterpiece

The 105 feet statue of Maitreya Buddha near Diskit Monastery, located in Nubra Valley in Ladakh, India.

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Diskit Monastery : 14th Century monastery believed to be the oldest in Nubra valley. Diskit is situated at an altitude of 10,310 ft above sea level, at the edge of desert on Shyok valley.

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