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Snapshot Sunday: Prayer Flags in Darjeeling

Prayer Flags
Prayer Flags in Darjeeling, West Bengal - India

Adorned with a Hindu Shiva temple, Observatory Hill in Darjeeling is also criss-crossed by thousands of prayer flags. Tibetans believe that when the flags are blown by the wind, the prayers and mantras written on them will spread goodwill and compassion into all surrounding space.

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