Memorial Chorten, Thimphu

Memorial Chorten, Thimphu is a tourist attraction, one of the Buddhist temples in Thimphu, Bhutan. It is located: 440 km from Siliguri, 760 km from Guwahati, 830 km from Sibganj.

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Location

, N27°27'59", E89°38'16". Get directions

Open hours
  • Sun 8:00 AM–8:00 PM
  • Mon 8:00 AM–10:00 PM
  • Tue 8:00 AM–Noon
  • Wed 9:00 AM–11:00 AM
  • Thu Noon–7:00 PM
  • Fri 4:00 AM–5:00 AM

References

  • Chorten Lam (National Memorial Chorten) on Foursquare
  • Memorial Chorten, Thimphu on Facebook
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Sonam Dendup
16 November 2015
Chorten built in memory of the Third King Jigme Dorji Wangchuck.It is a good place to visit in the evening when the chorten is crowded by the people doing koras(round) for their religious beliefs.
Druk and Drukpa Tours
Mound like stupa built in memory of the late third king of Bhutan. He is known as the father of modern Bhutan.
World   Tour Plan
14 December 2014
It is Good place to visit in evening when the chorten is crowded with people doing koras( rounds) for their religious beliefs.
Cheen The Curious
21 November 2019
There are 36 Yab-Yum (Tibetan meaning "father-mother") images in various sexual poses at this chorten. Source: Wikipedia
Ottavia Spisni
5 April 2013
Don't miss the inside with wrathful deities
Cheen The Curious
21 November 2019
At the entrance gate, look for representations of 3 protective bodhisattvas: Avalokiteśvara (for compassion), Mañjuśrī (knowledge) & Vajrapāṇi (power). Source: Wikipedia
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378 people have been here
Sun 8:00 AM–8:00 PM
Mon 8:00 AM–10:00 PM
Tue 8:00 AM–Noon
Wed 9:00 AM–11:00 AM
Thu Noon–7:00 PM
Fri 4:00 AM–5:00 AM

Chorten Lam (National Memorial Chorten) on Foursquare

Memorial Chorten, Thimphu on Facebook

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