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Tengboche Monastery

30

Apr
2018
Tengboche Monastery
Posted By : Trek Nepal Himalayas /56259

Tengboche Monastery is a Tibetan Buddhist monastery of the Sherpa community. The Tyanbouche Monastery also known as Dawa Choling Gompa, in the Tengboche village in Khumjung in the Khumbu region of eastern Nepal. Tengboche Monastery is the leading Buddhist centre in the Khumbu with a residing Rinpoche who blesses pilgrims and travelers to the area.  Here, we can enjoy the marvelous views of Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Kangtenga, Tharmarserku, Kwangde with magnificent Mt. Amadablam, afternoon with time to visit its interesting monastery and observe monks and priest on prayer.

 

Every October, Tengboche Monastery hosts the colorful Mani Rimdu festival, which is a culmination of Buddhist celebrations with religious gathering, songs, dances,  enactments of legends. Visitors are also welcomed to partake in the festivities. We can explore monastery in every afternoon. The monastery is perched on a high ridge across the canyon from Khunde. This Buddhist monastery was burnt down in 1989 and rebuilt replacing the old building with a more solid structure & attractive design.