About Drepung MonasteryAnother monastery which is must visit for you in Tibet is the Drepung Monastery. It is one of the largest monasteries in the world, and housed 7,700 monks. The monastery mainly dedicated to study and preservation of the Tibetan Buddhist tradition of wisdom and compassion. They believe in the cultivation of both heart and intellect which will provide inner peace and kindness. This will also help the monks to nurture themselves in the community understanding, and global healing. The Ganden-Phodrang-Palace situated at Drepung Monastery was constructed by the 2nd Dalai Lama.
Highlights: This monastery believes in providing their disciples with the perfect knowledge of inner peace and kindness. To study the texts of Jhe Tsong Kha Pa and his closest adept disciples and of Kunkhen and his son-like closest disciples as to wield as the key to open the treasure safe of the texts of the Indian Pundits .
Location: Chengguan, Lhasa, Tibet, China
Price: The entry is free of cost.