Here also there is a fine view of Kailas, raising its summit due south.
Gurla Mandatta was almost clear, but Kailas was buried in clouds.
I have already said that many of Kailas Babu's friends used to flatter the old man's vanity to the full.
A lama carries the ashes to Kang-rinpoche (Kailas), where they are deposited in a holy chhorten.
Kailas Balm was spotlessly neat in his dress on all occasions, though his supply of clothes was sorely limited.
On our right is the river which is fed by the glaciers of Kailas; it is quite short, but is very full of water.
Every horse year, and accordingly every twelfth year, crowds of pilgrims come to Kailas.
They were from Kham, and from that part of the country “where the last men dwell,” and had been a year on the way to Kailas.
Immediately beyond the monastery the summit of Kailas is lost to view, but soon a bit of it is seen again through a gap.
Kailas Babu, our neighbour, is the last relic of this extinct magnificence.