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Paro Taktsang – Buddhist Temple

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Paro Taktsang

Location – Paro Taktsang, Paro Valley, Paro District, Bhutan
Phone – +975-2-323 251, +975-2-323 252
Email: info@tourism.gov.bt
Website – www.parotaktsang.org

Paro Taktsang Buddhist Temple

Paro Taktsang is the popular name of Taktsang Palphug Monastery a prominent Himalayan Buddhist sacred site and temple complex, located in the cliffside of the upper Paro valley, in Bhutan. A temple complex was first built in 1692, around the Taktsang Senge Samdup cave where Guru Padmasambhava is said to have meditated for three years, three months, three weeks, three days and three hours in the 8th century.

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