Changangkha Lhakhang, Thimphu

4.5
One of the oldest Buddhist temples in the region, Changangkha Lhakhang contains intricate internal murals and a statue of Chenrizig, an 11-headed, thousand-armed expression of Avolokitesawara. Built in the 12th century, the temple boasts gold and black prayer wheels and unusually large sacred scriptures. Look for the resident astrologer on the site, who will consider your birth date against various star charts and offer a prayer flag that will benefit you specifically (sold for a nominal fee). By using our Thimphu trip planner , you can arrange your visit to Changangkha Lhakhang and other attractions in Thimphu.
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  • This is one of the many Buddhist temple in Bhutan but with 11 headed Buddha,with 22 eyes & 4 arms.This is God of Compassion responsible for birth & death.Locals go there for Namkaran samskara ie namin...  more »
  • Changangkha Lhakhang is one of the oldest Lhakhang in Bhutan and its a wish-fulfilling temple. Its 5 minutes walk from the main road. One can feel the fresh air and see the magnificent view from that ...  more »
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  • A beautiful monastery with artistic outdoors. Situated on top of a hill, the Lakhang has a hall of prayers for the Buddhists. The place is beautiful for the photographers and for those who love to be photographed
  • Can see the whole town from above...feel so good evening and morning walk up above n when reach,u achieve sth worth it. Peace to the mind and peace to the world. Cool n calm place.
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