Chung Riwoche Stupa

cung ri bo che
ཅུང་རི་བོ་ཆེ།
日吾其寺
Alternative Name(s): 
dpal ri bo che dgon e waM dga' 'khyil
Site Type: 
Shangpa Monastery
Site Location: 
Tsang
Operating Status: 
Active
Current Tradition: 
Shangpa
Date Established: 
1386
Current Residents: 
9
29° 6' 55.26" N, 86° 21' 36" E
History and Description: 

Stupa founded in the 14th century, then re-established and built in the year 1426 by the Tibetan mahasiddha Tantong Gyelpo. Seat of the Chakzampa (lcags zam pa) sub-lineage of the Shangpa Kagyu.