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Tibet: Mindrolling Monastery Main Page

Mindrolling Monastery Main Page | Nyingma Tradition Main Page



Subjects, Topics & Types:
- Mindrolling Monastery Description (below)
- Mindrolling (Tibet)
- Mindrolling (India)
- Mindrolling Branch Monasteries
- Mindrolling Tradition Main Page
- Mindrolling Monastery (Sangster Archive)
- Mindrolling Monastery (JW)
- Protector Chapel (JW)
- Mindrolling Monastery, India (JW)
- Masterworks
- Confusions
- Others...

1. Main Temple: Images 1, Images 2
2. Protector Chapel (old): Images
3. Mindrolling Monastery, India: Images

Mindrolling Monastery, located in the Drachi Valley of U-tsang, was founded in 1676 by Terdag Lingpa Gyurme Dorje, the 1st Mindrolling Trichen - throne holder. Mindrolling is also regarded as one of the six principal monasteries of the Nyingma Tradition of Tibetan Buddhism.

Jeff Watt [updated 3-2019]