A Geluk monastery founded by Taktsang Lobzang Rabten in Amdo in 1713, and his primary seat. Lobzang Rabten founded Taktsang, at the age of thirty seven, at the command of The Fifth Panchen Lobzang Yeshe. One of its branches was Shardzong.
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The TBRC RID number refers to the unique ID assigned by the Tibetan Buddhist Resource Center (TBRC.org) to each historical figure in their database of Tibetan literature.