Top things to do in Trongsa to Jakar

Buddhist Temple in Trongsa to Jakar

Buli Lhakhang

This small but atmospheric temple was completely rejuvenated from an almost abandoned ruin to the lively Nyingma school and lhakhang it is today. The original temple was built by Tukse Chhoying, the son of Dorji Lin…
Buddhist Temple in Trongsa to Jakar

Prakhar Lhakhang

Originally built as a residence by Dawa Gyaltshen, a son of the famous Pema Lingpa, Prakhar Lhakhang hosts the annual Prakhar Duchoed festival in the middle of the ninth month (October or November). Legend has it th…
Buddhist Monastery in Trongsa to Jakar

Nimalung Goemba

This Nyingma monastery and shedra (Buddhist college) was founded in 1935 by Dorling Trulku. In the ground-floor chapel there's a statue of Drolma (Tara) inside an amulet that was brought from Tibet, while behind the…
Buddhist Monastery in Trongsa to Jakar

Tharpaling Goemba

Tharpaling Goemba was founded by the Tibetan Nyingma (Dzogchen) philosopher and saint Longchen Rabjampa (1308–63). It has several temples and the compound sprawls over a steep mountainside.
Arts & Crafts in Trongsa to Jakar

Thokmed Yeshe Handicraft & Yathra Production Centre

The speciality here is yathra, distinctive strips of woven woollen fabric in numerous colours and patterns. You can buy single strips of cloth or finished woollen jackets and blankets.