Sarmet Lhakhang


This temple is a small village temple, at the bottom of a rock.


It might have been built in the early 20th century but there is no documentation.

Architectural style / school and related art works

The temple looks like a house. The wall paintings show interesting and eclectic personalities from different religious schools: Phadampa Sangay and Gyelba Dondrub, both of the Chod religious lineage, Ratna lingpa, Jigme Lingpa, and a Karmapa.

Social cultural function

Community temple looked after by a lay practitioner (gomchen)

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