Stok

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Stok
city
Stok is located in Jammu and Kashmir
Stok
Stok
Location in Jammu and Kashmir, India
Coordinates: 34°04′N 77°34′E / 34.07°N 77.57°E / 34.07; 77.57Coordinates: 34°04′N 77°34′E / 34.07°N 77.57°E / 34.07; 77.57
Country  India
State Jammu and Kashmir
District Ladakh
Elevation 3,364 m (11,037 ft)
Languages
 • Official Urdu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Stok or Stak is village, museum and gompa situated in the Indus Valley 17 km southeast of the Ladakhi capital, Leh. Stok is the current residence of the former royal family of Ladakh and the museum contains the shrines, crown, ceremonial dress and jewelry of the Ladakhi king. Siddhartha School is located in the village

Geography[edit]

Stok is located at 34°04′N 77°34′E / 34.07°N 77.57°E / 34.07; 77.57.[1] It has an average elevation of 3,364 metres (11,037 feet).

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