Tugs Bayasgalant Nunnery

Established in 1990, Tugs Bayasgalant Nunnery meaning “Heaven of Joy”, is one of the few nunneries in Ulaanbaatar, the capital of Mongolia. Its main prayer hall features an exquisite shrine dedicated specifically to the saviouress, Tara.

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Phagri Monastery

Phagri Monastery

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The exceptional scholar Geshe Palden Tendar was one of the geshes who were seconded to Phagri. At the end of his three-year tenure, Geshe Tendar stayed on in Phagri and established his own monastery with a magnificent Maitreya statue.

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