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Address: Fort Road, Leh, India
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DO ROTATE THEM

Prayer wheels are a must at every place of worship of Buddha.Rotating in a clock wise direction in an auspicious and vital action for the devotees and visitors alike.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 24, 2015
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Hyderabad, India
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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Prayer wheels are a must at every place of worship of Buddha.Rotating in a clock wise direction in an auspicious and vital action for the devotees and visitors alike.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Its a beautiful and prayerful experience as you roll the prayer wheels ! Kindly note all these have to be rotated in clockwise direction as you proceed further.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

The feeling of wheeling the prayer feel is just addictable. You don't want it to get over. You want to go back and keep moving the prayer wheel.

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Pune, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

prayer wheels are installed at every monastery in and around leh.also you can see big wheel installed at many road junctions in leh. these wheels are rotated clockwise and a wish is made.one more experience of multicultural india

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Patna, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Prayer wheels are established in every monastery and other places also. Its clockwise movement gives a positive & peaceful thought in the mind.

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Sakon Nakhon Province, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

These prayer wheels are everywhere in this region so this tends to be nothing special once you've been there a while. Still everybody that goes there needs to spin all the wheels ONLY CLOCKWISE and take some great shots in the process just to say you've done it!

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Anand, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Come, partake in an experience that is simply transcendental. Near Leh Palace as well as all over the region, are monasteries with Tibetan prayer wheels called Mani wheel where powerful mantras, generally the Om Mani Padme Hum mantra, printed on paper are coiled inside the wheels. It is believed that the the sight of a mantra is as effective as... More 

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Vadodara, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

One will rotate the wheel for the peace. It is known for good thoughts. which gives pleasure and happiness

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Looks good and feels good,easy to place a wish and revisit.It is clean and a must do on every visitor's list.

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Shimoga, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The prayer wheels in hemis monastery gives you a pious feel .It is situated in a large courtyard with lot prayer wheels. It is very nice to look at.

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