Celebrations Ensue After Lighting Up Phugtal Monastery

Updated: July 04, 2016 11:10 IST

After the team succeeded at their mission to electrify the Phugtal Monastery, they celebrated with all who reside there.

Celebrations Ensue After Lighting Up Phugtal Monastery
Tenzin, the little monk smiles shyly for the camera under the light of newly fit bulbs. The team of Lighting The Himalayas were able to power up the Phugtal Monastery which houses over 150 monks and has always been in darkness.
Celebrations Ensue After Lighting Up Phugtal Monastery
Doesn't the monastery look beautiful all lit up?
Celebrations Ensue After Lighting Up Phugtal Monastery
The women dance to folk songs they're singing to celebrate the success of the mission.
Celebrations Ensue After Lighting Up Phugtal Monastery
The gentleman plays an ancient Ladakhi instrument while folk dancers move to its rhythm.
Celebrations Ensue After Lighting Up Phugtal Monastery
Team members pose for the camera during the celebrations.
Celebrations Ensue After Lighting Up Phugtal Monastery
The elderly women crack jokes and share stories while sipping on black tea.
Celebrations Ensue After Lighting Up Phugtal Monastery
Everyone in the Phugtal Village are exhilarated with the provision of electricity. This is the circle of celebration that includes the team members who made it possible.
Celebrations Ensue After Lighting Up Phugtal Monastery
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