Tangtong Gyalpo’s Bridge

thang stong rgyal po zam
Site Type: Landmark
Site Location: Lhatse (lha rtse)
Operating Status: Active
Date Established: 15th cent.

Iron suspension bridge built by the mahasiddha Tangtong Gyalpo (1361-1485); on the road in front of Takten Phuntsok Ling Monastery. Tangtong Gyalpo considered himself a reincarnation of Dolpopa and visited Jonang on several occasions.