Tsechu Monastery

tshes bcu
ཚེས་བཅུ།
泽布基寺
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dzam thang tshes bcu stod dgon bde chen gling, 'dzam thang tshe bcu dgon, dpal 'dzam thang tshe bcu pho brang bsam 'grub nor bu'i gling, 泽不基寺

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Date Established: 
1462
Current Residents: 
65
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Was established as a Bon monastery in the year 1146, then was changed into a Jonang monastery by Ratnakirti (1451-1528). There have been nine incarnations in the line of the throne-holders of Tshechu.

32° 20' 55.464" N, 101° 11' 31.74" E