In the following regions of Ladakh : 1 in Zanskar, 1 in Nubra valley, 7 in Markha valley and 1 in Kargil
Sumda Chenmo was the first village to receive solar electricity in 2014.
The village is very close to PoK border and has a population of 300+.
Umlung received solar electricity in Aug 2015.
To reach Rakuru you need to cross the Khardung-La pass at 18000ft+, the highest motorable road on earth.
Shingo received solar energy in 2015 as part of Global Himalayan Expedition. To reach Shingo you need to trek through the Ganda-La pass at 4980mtrs.
The Phuktal monastery is one of the remotest monastery in Ladakh, owing it's legacy to powerful and renowned scholars and teachers who resided in the cave, around which the monastery has been built.
After solar electrification, now they offer a great experience of stay.
This art is a losing it's lusture as it is limited to few artisans and there is lack of market access.
Some of the languages do not even have a written transcript