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About Meditate at Taktsang Gompa

Taktsang Gompa is a small but a beautiful monastery located on top of a hillock surrounded by dense coniferous forest and lofty mountains. The word Taktsang stands for tiger’s den. This monastery is located in a quaint and serene place where the only sound you hear are of your beating heart, and the blowing wind. Believed to have been hallowed by Guru Padmasambhava’s visit in the 8th century, legend has it that the guru mediated here for some time. The overall atmosphere of this place is so calm and soothing that you will feel like meditating yourself. The monastery is located close to the Sangetsar Lake, 45 kilometers from Tawang. The place is located at an altitude of about 12,500 to 13,000 feet.

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