Taktsang Gompa in Tawang Town, India

Taktsang Gompa located at a distance of around 50 km from Tawang town, Taktsang Gompa is placed near the Sangetsar Lake and border of China. Locally known as T Gompa, this monastery has a small structure but the surroundings are extremely mesmerizing.

This Gompa stands on the edge of a small hill. It is believed that Guru Padmasambhava visited this place for meditation during the 8th century. Encircled by thick coniferous forest and lofty mountains, this monastery is visited by devotees in decent numbers every year.

 

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