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Druk Monastery, located  in present-day Chushur county near Lhasa, was founded around the 12th century by Tsangpa Gyare. It was one the most important Drukpa Kagyu monasteries of Tibet, along with Ralung.


Akester, Matthew. 2016. Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo's Guide to Central Tibet. Chicago, IL: Serindia Publications, pp. 238-239.

Dowman, Keith. 1988. The Power-Places of Central Tibet: The Pilgrim's Guide. London: Routledge, p. 136.

Gyurme Dorje. 2009. Tibet Handbook. Bath: Footprint, p. 187.


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