Attractions

Buddhist Monastery in Bir & Billing

Sherabling Monastery

Sherabling Monastery, 7km west of Bir, has about 500 monks and many buildings scattered over a large woodland area strung with thousands of prayer flags. The main prayer hall is fantastically adorned with thangkas (…
Buddhist Monastery in Bir & Billing

Dzongsar Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö Institute

The Dzongsar Khyentse Institute, 4km southeast of Bir and 1km below Hwy 154 at Chauntra, is a college of higher Buddhist learning with over 500 student lamas and a temple able to accommodate over 4000 people.