Nenying Monastery

gnas rnying dgon
གནས་རྙིང་དགོན།
乃宁寺
Alternative Name(s): 
gnas snying dgon
Site Type: 
Shangpa Monastery
Site Location: 
Kangmar County
Current Tradition: 
Geluk
Former Tradition: 
Shangpa
Date Established: 
12th cent.
28° 49' 0.012" N, 89° 39' 0" E
History and Description: 

Early Shangpa site, and seat of the Nenying Kagyu sudvision of the Shangpa, founded by Latodpa Konchok Khar.