Samding Monastery

bsam sdings dgon
Alternative Name(s):
nyang smad bsam sdings
Site Type: Shangpa Monastery
Site Location: Panam County
Current Tradition: Shangpa
Date Established: 13th cent.
TBRC Place #: G362

Early Shangpa site founded around the time of Khetsun Zhonnnu Drup; seat of the Nyangme Samding (nyang smad bsam sdings) transmission line of the Shangpa.