Tangtong Gyalpo's Bridge

thang stong rgyal po zam
ཐང་སྟོང་རྒྱལ་པོ་ཟམ།
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Date Established: 
15th cent.
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Iron suspension bridge built by the mahasiddha Tangtong Gyalpo (1361-1485); on the road in front of Takten Phuntsok Ling Monastery. Tangtong Gyalpo considered himself a reincarnation of Dolpopa and visited Jonang on several occasions.

 

29° 22' 36.1704" N, 88° 0' 15.6996" E