Definitely one of the most lively UNESCO historical site.
0700 in Boudha.
Full of prayers since 0400. I mean just Tibetan, monk…etc. No tourist at all.
0930 Souvenir shops start to open. Most of the monk and tibetan left and tourists are arriving.
Breakfast in Himalaya Java Coffee, the best coffee in town.
Get lost in Boudha 101 – country side?
Oh yea. This is just 30 minutes away from Kathmandu.
Seriously, I wasted too much time staying in Thamel.
Get lost in Boudha 102 – dog sleeping around
Get lost in Boudha 103 – join the worship session in any monastery!
And sand mandala!
Get lost in Boudha 104 – Kora
Get lost in Boudha 105 – look at the human beings.
and listen to the music
Tea time – Lafing
The butter Lamp, a blessing and prayer.
2000 All souveniurs shop closed. Prayers and monks started coming to do the Kora. Neighbours hanged out and met friends. Dogs slept next to the statues or gathering with their friends.
The holistic stupa is back to a peaceful and holy spirit.