Monastery in Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh

Tawang Monastery

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Tawang Monastery Land, Nature, Pilgrim

Famous for: The second oldest monastery in the world

Also known as the Golden Namgyal Lhatse, Tawang Monastery is the most famous attraction for the tourists in the city. Renowned as the second oldest monastery in the world after Lhasa, it is said...

Gorsam Chorten Pilgrim

Famous for: The largest Buddha stupa in the region

Dated back to the 12thcentury, Gorsam Chorten is the largest Buddhist stupa of the region and is located around 90 km from the main town of Tawang. It was founded by Lama Pradhar, a M...

Gyangong Ani Gompa Pilgrim

Famous for: A beautiful nunnery for nuns

Gyangong Ani Gompa is a beautiful nunnery which is located on a small hillock at a distance of about 5 km from Tawang. It was founded by Mera Lam Lodre Gyamtso and now is home to about 50 Buddhi...