Chorten Kora མཆོད་རྟེན་སྐོར་རར། in Trashigang, Bhutan - get details, & find more attractions to visit nearby

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Chorten Kora མཆོད་རྟེན་སྐོར་རར།

Trashiyangtse, Bhutan

Buddhist Temples

About Chorten Kora མཆོད་རྟེན་སྐོར་རར།

Chorten Kora stupa was built by Lama Ngawang Loday in 1740 where the demon was subdued and it was designed similar to Nepal’s Boudhanath stupa. The festival call Chorten Kora is different from any other festival in Bhutan as there are no dances yet lots of people gather to rejoice the festival from all over Eastern Bhutan and from east-west part of India .


Attractions near Chorten Kora མཆོད་རྟེན་སྐོར་རར།

Gomkora Temple21.2km from Chorten Kora མཆོད་རྟེན་སྐོར་རར།

Gom Kora is a small Lhakhang in the north of Trashigang about 21 km away. It is also a gateway to Trashiyangtsi. Before it got its name as Gom Kora it was called as Gomphu Kora, Gomphu meaning ‘a sacred meditation site of Guru Rinpochhe’ and Kora meaning ‘Circumambulation’.

Bomdeling Wildlife Sanctuary24.73km from Chorten Kora མཆོད་རྟེན་སྐོར་རར།

Bumdeling Wildlife Sanctuary is located in the North Eastern part of Bhutan. The revision of Protected Area System in 1993, merged Kulong Chhu Wildlife Sanctuary and the Bumdeling conservation area and gazetted in 1994 to be called as Bumdeling Wildlife Sanctuary. It has an area of 1520.61 km2 .

Trashigang Dzong30.44km from Chorten Kora མཆོད་རྟེན་སྐོར་རར།

Trashigang Dzong or ‘The Fortress of the Auspicious Hill’ was built in 1659 to defend against Tibetan invasions. This imposing fortress is strategically situated high atop a spur overlooking the Dangmechu River.

Lhuntse Dzong31.09km from Chorten Kora མཆོད་རྟེན་སྐོར་རར།

Lhuentse Dzong is a dzong and Buddhist monastery in Lhuentse District in eastern Bhutan. It lies on the eastern side of the Kuri Chhu and is perched on a spur at the end of a narrow valley. The Dzong was initially known as Kurtoe in the then-isolated Lhuentse District. It is the ancestral home of the House of Wangchuck.

Sungester Lake35.01km from Chorten Kora མཆོད་རྟེན་སྐོར་རར།

The Sangestar Tso Lake is also called as Madhuri Lake, which is located on the way from Tawang to Bum La Pass in Tawang district of Arunachal Pradesh, near Indo-China border above 15,200 ft above sea level.

Tawang Monastery35.81km from Chorten Kora མཆོད་རྟེན་སྐོར་རར།

Tawang Monastery, located in Tawang city of Tawang district in the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh, is the largest monastery in India and second largest in the world after the Potala Palace in Lhasa, Tibet. It is situated in the valley of the Tawang River, near the small town of the same name in the northwestern part of Arunachal Pradesh, in close proximity to the Tibetan and Bhutanese border.

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Trashigang district is mainly Tshangla, which means "easterner" in Dzongkha, the national language.