Lamayuru Monastery

#1 of 4 things to do in Lamayuru

Lamayuru Monastery is the main attraction of this beautiful pious Buddhist village Lamayuru. This ancient temple holds the culture and architecture of Buddhism from the 10th century. Frescoes, Column Painting and Murals depicting the stories of the life of a monk and Buddhism can be seen adorning the walls and structures of the monastery. A small shrine temple dedicated to Buddhist God Avalokiteshwara is housed in the campus of the monastery that shows the compassion of all Buddhas. The monastery also has an ancient cave, where it is believed that the founder Naropa meditated for many years, the cave has the structures of Marpa and Naropa.

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