14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
The Ancient Kye Monastery in Spiti Valley, India

this is the ancient Key monastery, one of the first and earliest monasteries of India, built in the 11th Century AD, perched precariously on a brittle rock ledge deep in the himalayas at 13000 ft, its a testament to the Engineering skills of the ancients

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2016
Date Uploaded: 06.2016
Photo Location: Kaza, Spiti Valley, India
Camera: NIKON D5200
Copyright: © Ameya Dandekar