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This Monastery is one of the oldest in Darjeeling and has been pushed around from one place to the other from time to time.Destroyed by the Gorkha invasion and then by an earthquake the current monastery is about a km from the Mall Road.Its a...More
From the mall square, I took the downhill road which was about 1 km. After reaching there met one of the local people who is affiliated with the monastery.He was such an amazing guy.the stories he shared with us made our journey more meaningful.now inside...More
One can harness their peace of mind and introspect by visiting this place. A Pagoda style monestery lying just beside the main road, this Buddhist temple of worship is must see attraction for visitors of Darjeeling.
Someone told us that we could walk here. Perhaps they knew of a shortcut- the way the bird flies, but the drive was an adventure and I am glad we paid for it. The last mile? Well, hire a car and find out for yourself....More
The walk down through the suburbs of Darjeeling is a lovely insight into local life but not for the unfit or infirm because you have to walk up again. The location is lovely on a misty precipice.
I was met by a smiling,wizened old monk,...More