NewsPatrolling : McLeod Ganj is a suburb of Dharamshala in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh, India. It has an average elevation of 2,082 metres (6,831 feet).Originally home of the semi-nomadic Gaddi tribe, McLeodganj is today the residence of His Holiness, the Dalai Lama. Mid 19th century place was developed as a British Garrison. The place was developed as an important administrative point for the whole Kangra valley. Today the place has developed as headquarters of the exiled Tibetan Government.
The impressive monastery has larger than life size images of Buddha, Padmasambhava and Avaloketeshwara. Those who love to spend some lone time with themselves and nature, should at least once visit this place. The greenery, the piousness and serenity of the place will give you the much needed break from the hustle and bustle of the city life.