Every year, religious pilgrams travel thousands of miles and gather around the scenic area of Mt. Kailash and Lake Manosarovar to pay respect to their god. The legend has it that if the faithful walk around the mountain base, their souls would be purified. Hindus, Tibetan Buddhists, Jain and Bon alike all consider it a sacred place. In the recent years, it has also begun to attract ordinary travelers from around

Lake Manasarovar is the holy lake of Buddhism, Hinduism, Bon, and Jainism. Thus, every year many pilgrims come to worship the sacred lake and even bathe in the lake water.