Jakchung

Jakchung Monastery

    ‘jag pa dgon (‘jag chung dpal dgon)

    འཇག་པ་དགོན། འཇག་ཆུང་དཔལ་དགོན།

    Jakchung

    Early Shangpa site of Jakchen Gyaltsen Bum, Jakchen Jampa Pel, and Khedrup Shangton. The primary seat of the Jakpa transmissions the Shangpa.

    Exact map location to be specified

    Links : Jonang Foundation, bdrc

    29°41'20.00"N 89°12'24.00"E (roughly)

  • Site Type: Monastery
  • Site Location: Shang - Namling
  • Operating Status: Ruined
  • Current Tradition: Shangpa
  • Date Established: 13th cent.