The main focus of visiting pilgrims, monks and many tourists is the Tsuglagkhang, comprising the photrang (official residence) of the...
Next to the Tsuglagkhang is the Kalachakra Temple, built in 1992, which contains mesmerising murals of the Kalachakra (Wheel of Time)...
Just inside the main entry gate of the Tsuglagkhang Complex is the Tibet Museum , telling the tragic story of the Chinese occupation and...
Cafe Boom Boom
Although a bit of a hike below McLeod, this remarkable cafe is well worth a visit. Beautifully designed, it boasts a mosaic tile floor,...
Namgyal Gompa information
Lonely Planet review
Namgyal Gompa is the monastery in the Tsuglagkhang Complex. Here it is possible to watch monks debate most afternoons, sealing points of argument with great flourish, a foot stamp and theatrical clap of the hands. The monastery bookshop has a good selection of Buddhist texts; there's also a café.