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Ice stupas not cutting ice with some farmers in Ladakh

Hailed as a climate-friendly innovation, the ice stupas of Ladakh are now being slammed by some downstream farmers for diverting water they could have used for farming and groundwater recharge

It is early June and the sun beats down harshly in the Ladakh Himalayas. Yet, the two giant artificial glaciers in the form of ice stupas in the cold desert’s Phyang village still stand tall…Read More