Bokar Monastery

'bo dkar dgon
འབོ་དཀར་དགོན།
布嘎寺
Alternative Name(s): 
'bo dkar glang dgon bkra shis rab brtan gling
Site Type: 
Shangpa Monastery
Site Location: 
Ngari
Operating Status: 
Active
Current Tradition: 
Shangpa Kagyu
Former Tradition: 
Karma Kagyu
Date Established: 
1850
31° 26' 60" N, 84° 24' 36" E
History and Description: 

Karma Kagyu monastery founded in late 19th century, operates as a Shangpa site.