The Tibetans regard rainbows as very auspicious phenomena. We saw this one on a summer’s evening on the high plateaus inhabited by nomads in the Yerey Gang region of eastern Tibet, at 13,000 feet. September 2005. Purchase online a professional quality photographic print, signed by the hand of Matthieu Ricard, buddhist monk, photographer and author. He has also been the French interpreter of His Holiness the XIVth Dalai Lama since 1989. Some of the photographs in his collection are printed in limited edition, signed, numbered and delivered with a certificate of authenticity.