Dogon Country, Mali
Prayer wheels at the Bodnath Stupa. The largest stupa in Nepal.
The term Naga people refers to a conglomeration of several tribes inhabiting the North Eastern part of India and north-western Burma.
The people were originally referred to as Naka in Burmese languages, which means 'people with pierced ears'.
The Naga people traditionally are tribally organized, with a strong warrior tradition. Their villages are sited on hilltops and until the later part of the 19th century, they made frequent armed raids on the plains below.
In Singhalila National Park,
The current Sakya Trizin is the 41st Sakya Trizin. His legal name is "Sakya Trizin" and he is referred to as His Holiness Sakya Trizin. His religious name is Ngawang Kunga Tegchen Palbar Trinley Samphel Wangyi Gyalpo. H.H. Sakya Trizin is considered second only to His Holiness the Dalai Lama in the spiritual hierarchy of Tibetan Buddhism.