The Treasury of Lives

Gyel Lhakhang is an ancient Kadampa monastery in Penyul ('phen yul) in central Tibet. It's said to have been founded in 1012 as his primary seat by Zhang Nanam Dorje Wangchuk, a student of Lume. The Fifth Dalai Lama once took refuge here when war broke out in Lhasa in 1636.

Abbots & Officers


Abbot byang chub ye shes [1144 - ]
Abbot tshul 'phags ngan lam pa [1153 - 1159]
Abbot shes rab ye shes [1325 - ]


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