monkey sitting on vajra scuplture with stupa in background, buddhist temple Swayambhu in Kathmandu, Nepal, September 2011

monkey sitting on vajra scuplture with stupa in background, buddhist temple Swayambhu in Kathmandu, Nepal, September 2011. The golden sculpture on the right is a Vajra,  a scepter symbolizing (male) power in Tantra, togehter with the bell as symbol of the female shakti.
monkey sitting on vajra scuplture with stupa in background, buddhist temple Swayambhu in Kathmandu, Nepal, September 2011. The golden sculpture on the right is a Vajra, a scepter symbolizing (male) power in Tantra, togehter with the bell as symbol of the female shakti.