Tengboche Monastery- Khumbu

Nepal is the country of Lord Buddha. Buddha was born in Lumbini, and he spread the Buddhism in all over the world. Monastery, Gomba, and Stupa are the place of worship and meditation, that had have been practicing Buddhism. Following the Buddhism there were so many monasteries, Gombas and Stupas had been built. Build the new monastery is still going on. Among of them monasteries, the Tengboche Monastery had founded by Lama Gulu in 1916 AD. It had rebuilt in 1934 because of the earthquake. Again in 1989, the fire had destroyed the monastery at that time rebuild with the help of volunteers and international assistant.

Tengboche Monastery

Tengboche Monastery is also popular with the name of Dawa Choling Gompa. It is in the Sherpa Buddhist communism of Khumbu at the altitude of 3867m from sea level. It is at the confluence of Dhudh Koshi and Imja Khola. The monastery is listing in the UNESCO world heritage site. It is also the viewpoint for the Himalaya including the Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Tawache, Ama Dablam and Thamserku. Tengboche Monastery is the only a building that can see from the top of Mt. Everest.

“Mani Rimdu is the main festival and also the event of Tengboche Monastery. It is the festival of Buddhist. And mostly celebrate in November. Buddhist calendar fixes the date.”