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Pemayangtse Monastery, Sikkim

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#10 of 20 in Historic Sites in Sikkim
One of the oldest monasteries in the state, Pemayangtse Monastery provides a glimpse into the life of ta-tshang--"monks of pure Tibetan lineage." Colorful paintings and sculptures decorate the walls and halls of this three-storey structure--the top floor houses an intricate seven-tiered wooden model of the universe that took his creator, Dungzin Rimpoche, five years to complete. Arrange to visit Pemayangtse Monastery and other attractions in Geyzing using our Geyzing tour planner.
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  • March 15, 2017
    The Pemayangtse monastery is said to be one of the oldest one on Sikkim. You feel spiritual and such calmness as you enter the monastery.  more »
  • March 13, 2017
    it is one of the oldest and monastery of Sikkim.it is located on a hill top few Kilometers from Pelling and Geyzing  more »
  • February 22, 2017
    A nominal fee of Rs. 20 will allow you to have a look at the beautiful treasures this monastery houses. The view from the monastery itself is also captivating. Pictures are allowed in the monastery co...  more »
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  • April 18, 2017
    One of the oldest monastery with beautiful collection of books. Very quiet place .
  • March 20, 2017
    One of the best monasteries in West Sikkim rich with heritage as well as culture. Best time to come to visit the place is during Cham festival.
  • June 10, 2017
    Has an awesome view of scenery.
  • May 14, 2017
    Very holi and divine place.
  • July 2, 2017
    One of the oldest monastery with beautiful collection of books

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