14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
The Dhankar monastery is perched to stunning views of the valley
Dhankar meaning 'citadel on a cliff' is a stunningly perched monastery at the confluence of the Spiti and Pin rivers. It has been listed as one of the World’s Hundred Most Endangered Sites by the World Monuments Watch program of the World Monuments Fund and is in need of urgent conservation.
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