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Sangchhen Dorji Lhuendrup nunnery, Punakha

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Located in a scenic location on a mountain ridge, Sangchhen Dorji Lhuendrup nunnery boasts traditional architecture, including a golden-tipped, large white stupa. Look for the 4.2 m (14 ft) bronze statue of Avalokiteshvara and depictions of notable lamas from the Drukpa Kagyu lineage. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Punakha holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Sangchhen Dorji Lhuendrup nunnery and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Even from afar, the nunnery placed atop a hillock looked serene. Above the hill terraces green with newly planted trees and facing the sky stood this complex a winding drive taking us to the gate. Thi...  more »
  • on 10 June it was the Consecration of this stuppa it s the first one with nepal style that i saw in bhoutan  more »
  • Whilst in Paro we took the time of to visit this Nunnery which was atop a hill surrounded by hills. It has a lot of significance as the entire estate is maintained by the Royal family. In fact we are ...  more »
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