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Phensang Monastery

Phensang Monastery

Phensang Monastery is the famous Buddhist monastery situated on the gentle slope that spreads from Kabi to Phodong in Gangtok, the capital of Sikkim state in India. The monastery belongs to Nyingmapa Order and is the home for around three hundred monks. This 1721 monastery hosts an annual festival on the 28th and 29th day of the tenth month of the Tibetan calendar where sacred dances are performed, two days before the Sikkimese New Year. However, the place was not as good as it is today. The Phensang monastery has witnessed a devastating five which destroyed it completely in 1947. With the efforts of lamas it was rebuilt in 1948 and is an important place to visit in Sikkim. There are various other tourist attractions in Sikkim. Avail Phensang monastery tour packages and travel the place at its best.


To reach the Phensang monastery by air, the nearest is the Bagdogra airport in West Bengal. The airport connects you with the other parts of the country. The closest railhead is in Sikkim and new Jalpaiguri. Other than roadways option is also available for you. Phensang Monastery travel and tourism offers the best way of travelling to this wonderful place.


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