Location: Located in the beautiful hill station of Manali, Gadhan Thekchhokling Gompa is a monastery that holds special relevance amongst the Buddha devotees.
Description: Constructed in the year 1960, this monastery was established to help the refugees of Tibet. These were the people who have resided in Manali after leaving their country. This holy place is visited by a large number of Tibetans every year. This magnificent monastery is famous for its yellow roof, which is styled as a pagoda. The beautiful paintings that adorn the walls illustrate the teachings of Lord Buddha. This shrine also boasts of an image of the lord. Names of the people who have been killed during the Tibetan occupation are also listed in the monastery. This shrine is open for the tourists from 6am in the morning till 6pm in the evening. Therefore, travelers can mark a visit at any time to offer their prayers. This peaceful place helps a traveler in relaxing.
Activities: The various activities that are held in this monastery take place with the help of donations and also with the money that is earned by selling goods in the market that lies within the complex. Tourists can indulge in the shopping of Tibetan carpets and handicrafts and help the monastery.