Paro Taktsang, is the popular name of Taktsang Palphug Monastery (also known as The Tiger's Nest), a prominent Himalayan Buddhist sacred site and temple complex, located in the cliffside of the upper Paro valley, Bhutan.
Padmasambhava/Guru Rimpoche who brought Buddhism to Tibet. Detail of image created by Chintamani and others for a 10 day Buddhist Convention in the Seen with his trident in front of other Buddha forms/rupas in the main shrine/meditation hall.
A mixture of hindu and buddhist elements can be seen around every corner. A quick ring of the bell, a spin (clockwise of course) and some flowers in the hair. A quick ritual that can be done throughout the day and keeps you grounded in your religion.
Hindu: Goddess Durga, Ma Durga is the embodiment of the divine energy and the creative power. Mother Durga has nine forms/dimensions. Navratra (The nine holy nights) is dedicated to the worship of Her.