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Beautiful monastery and view

One of the many beautiful monasteries in Bhutan. I was lucky to visit on a sunny morning. Could sit... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
xuxazhang
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Shanghai, China
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Must be included in the trip @ Bumthang

We visited the Lakhang as a part of our local sight seeing options at Bumthang and like the place... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
GolakaNath
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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

One of the many beautiful monasteries in Bhutan. I was lucky to visit on a sunny morning. Could sit down inside the temple while the monks prayed and make my own meditation.

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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Found this an ok site to visit while in Bumthang. We had a wonderful walk through some farmer's fields and an adjacent road. The temple has some interesting history but found the walk more memorable with some wonderful photo opportunities.

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

We visited the Lakhang as a part of our local sight seeing options at Bumthang and like the place for its serenity and true Bhutan style design. Monks are very nice and talked to one of them who had visited various Buddhist attractions in India....More

Thank GolakaNath
Reviewed 16 January 2017

This is countryside, a farmers village, remote, with an ancient family palace, now a museum of rural life.

Thank peterp_knobel
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Like rest of the temples in the area, this one also has religious importance and Guru Rinpoche is believed to have come here. This is probably not as grand as the others you would have already seen and if you are not that keen on...More

Thank gitanjali m
Reviewed 25 April 2016

An important site with strong religious ties. Not the largest temple in the country but rich in detail and history.

Thank PBCinEngland
Reviewed 14 November 2015

There is Nalakhar Tsechu in November every year . It is really unique and it plays important role in the life of community people.

Thank BhutanEco H
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Spring hiking in Bumthang Valley has many pleasant surprises including tidy farm houses, beautiful blooming fruit trees, freshly planted fields and uncrowded temples like Ngang Lhakhang.

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Reviewed 31 March 2015

I was told that this Temple is the oldest Temple in Bhutan. Almost all murals inside couldn't be appreciated anymore as they are covered by a thick gunk of smoke left by yak candles that were used by devotees long time ago. There was a...More

Thank wiredfrog
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Small temple with some very interesting artwork and icons. While we were there the monks were worshiping with chanting and playing instruments. It was very moving to witness. Because the rooms are so small we were able to be real close to the action. The...More

Thank DL2Some
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