on, due to the damage during the Gorkha war and frequent war tension, his
lineage holders moved their Religious Centre to present place. The department of Ecclesiastical Affairs extended a marginal
financial assistance for restoration works as the structure was damaged by
Later, the Lamas and devotees moved the demand
for reconstruction in 1982
. Due to fund constraints of the department,
the proposal was forwarded to Culture department and funding from this
department helped rebuild the monastery in 1990.
Some of the main artifacts are:
|i.||A Conch Shell:It is said that this conch shell came flying
from West direction and landed here.
|ii.||A foot long key: This key is said to be the key to open
the treasure of mount Khangchen Dzonga.
|iii.||A Small Tibetran Shoe: It is said to belong to a highly
accomplished lama by the name Gyalwa Yeshey Phungpa.
|iv.||A Metal Vajra: Blessd by Guru Padmasambhava.
Presently the Gonpa has 40
monks and 35
novice monks.It follows Nyingma Kathokpa
of Tibetan Buddhism.
Presently, it is one of the major monasteries in East
Sikkim and functions all the
major ceremonies with mask dance.