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Prayer Wheel

Fort Road, Leh, India
+91 88949 15059
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The prayer wheels adorn most corners of Leh. They must always be rotated clock-wise while saying a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
HanimA A
,
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Prayer and fun

Your prayers are getting deposited while you rotate the wheels. One of the best prayer ways moving... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mukeshbkumar
,
Mumbai, India
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Fort Road, Leh, India
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"mantras"
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"inscriptions"
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"om"
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"mani"
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"purification"
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"symbol"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The prayer wheels adorn most corners of Leh. They must always be rotated clock-wise while saying a special mantra. It's easy to see why the people of Leh are so happy and kind. This place is a hub of positive energy.

Thank HanimA A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Your prayers are getting deposited while you rotate the wheels. One of the best prayer ways moving these big prayer wheels

Thank Mukeshbkumar
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

If you are Buddhist, then any chance to spin a string of beautiful prayer wheels can be a blessing. For those who are new to the Buddhist tradition, prayer wheels contain hundreds and sometimes thousands of blessed "Mani"-prayers, printed on paper kept within the wheel,...More

Thank smlec
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

These wheels are right next to the market. Its for peace and love and I have always spun them whenever I passed by.

Thank _amisraa
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

If you can find some time, you must do this. If you are more than a tourist you must do this. FInd time to observe the prayer wheels of the main bazaar. it is such a mesmerising and calming sight to see monks, locals, and...More

Thank AdvisorAV
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

this a way of pray by Buddha people. we stay here just 10 minute, can explore there culture. during pray, roll with hand this rolls.

Thank mimi_mechosem
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

During our vacation in Leh, we have come across multiple big and small prayer wheels which are very popular with the religious minded local community here. This prayer wheels have religious inscriptions all over them and it is considered auspicious to rotate this prayer wheels....More

Thank Kaushik G
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

you will find these everywhere. some monasteries and a long line of them, has religious significance

Thank Shoeabs
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

The prayer wheels can be found anywhere in leh. From big prayer wheels which are present beside road to smaller one present in market. Do say "Om Mane Padme Hum" while rotating it clockwise. People at leh do so wherever they see it.

Thank Chiragjain17
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

There is no specific location you need to go to see Prayer Wheels. Inscribed with mantras these wheels are present all over the town (near Old Bus Stand, Moti market, Tibetean market). As per Buddhist tradition, spinning these wheels will have the same meritorious effect...More

Thank Deepak C
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