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Hidden gem in Paro.

This is a very small, out of the way temple in Paro. It is hundreds of years old and holds amazing... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
rgbob
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Fair Oaks, California
one of our best catches in Bhutan

poorly visited / probably better/ but very emotional and spiritual, small place with no particular... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Dimitar G
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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30 Oct 2017
“one of our best catches in Bhutan”
26 Oct 2017
“Very unique!”
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Paro, Bhutan
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

This is a very small, out of the way temple in Paro. It is hundreds of years old and holds amazing wall frescoes & murals. The inside is almost without lighting; use your phone flashlight to see the paintings. The building and grounds are in...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

poorly visited / probably better/ but very emotional and spiritual, small place with no particular history, but very, very authentic and extremely modest..

Thank Dimitar G
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Very unique and dark. It's privately "owned" so you have to ask to be let in. Inside it's small and quite dark. All three of us had our phone lights going. There is one stone pillar with paintings going through all three stories and with...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2017

This temple was built by a great Buddhist Saint called ThangTong Gyalpo several hundred years ago. The structure of the temple is actually a stupa and you can see the walls of the stupa once you enter the inner space of the temple through a...More

Thank Wei Bing L
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

This is dark from inside and you are supposed to carry a torch light because it has some very different wall paintings and frescoes.there are yoga asan poses and mudras of hand and Buddha and other deities in different body postures, nude women paintings. we...More

Thank Dishaa S
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Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

This Buddhist temple is a bit different to your standard Bhutan temple, as it has some very specific feeling a bit less colourful and festive and more spiritual and mysterious. As it is on the way to the Dzong and the museum it is worth...More

Thank Ricardo B
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I liked this chorten as it is one without electricity. You can climb up three dark levels and appreciate the holy relics at each stage.

Thank GemmaK123
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

when you see 3 or 5 places in Paro, you begin to feel "Boy, They are all the same!!!" But this one is truly different. It is a bit dark, literally dark, as there is no regular lighting. But there lies its beauty, if one...More

Thank AryabhumiManoj
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Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

I felt the connection immediately and went up the stairs . The great masters idols and the essence of this chorten is unique. I offered my honour to the religious master Mela repa and realised the feeling. It was overwhelming . If I m lucky...More

Thank sreemak
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Reviewed 14 January 2016

In bhutanese ,Lhakang mean temple,its one of mst holiest temple in bhutan and temple is like where we can get blessed from statue

Thank Fairdealtibettours
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