Tabo Chos Khor Historical Buddhist Monastery of Himachal Pradesh
Directors: Usha]oshi & Chand Joshi
Duration: 1 hr
Tabo Chos Khor situated in the Spiti Valley of Himachal Pradesh is an iconic milestone of Buddhist monastic tradition. According to the folklore this monastery is said to be created by Angels. However, this archaic monastery explores structurally different facets of the sacred architecture and symbolism of the wheel of time – kālacakra. The monastery holds priceless collection of Thanka paintings, manuscripts, statues and murals. The documentary depicts the lifestyle of pupils and also traces the Sword Festival to ward off negative spirit and to attain moksa.