Life On The Margins: Prostration

A devotee prostrates herself infront of the new temple being built in hounour of the founder of Yarchen, Achuk Rinpoche.  Rinpoche passsed in 2011.  Buddhists consider prostration an act of purification and revernece.  Pilgrims can often take months to reach their goals.
Prostration

A devotee prostrates herself infront of the new temple being built in hounour of the founder of Yarchen, Achuk Rinpoche. Rinpoche passsed in 2011. Buddhists consider prostration an act of purification and revernece. Pilgrims can often take months to reach their goals.