Monks

Monks, mantras and meditation in Japan

Monks, mantras and meditation in Japan

In this photo essay, discover Mt Koya, Japan’s holiest mountain, where outsiders seek wisdom as Buddhist devotees pray for enlightenment.

Postcards from Inle Lake

Myanmar’s Inle Lake is a vast, serene otherworldly place where the local Intha people live in complete harmony with the water

Sofitel Luang Prabang adds French luxury to Laos

Sofitel Luang Prabang has been restored to its full grandeur and grace, complementing the timelessness and elegance of Luang Prabang, in northern Laos