Tiger’s Nest: Beautiful Monastery Near to Heaven

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If you are visiting Bhutan, you should not miss Paro Taktsang, which is well known as the Tiger’s Nest Monastery. It is one of the most sacred religions sites in Bhutan, and it has become the cultural icon of Bhutan.

In the local legend, it is believed that Padmasambhava, popularly known as Guru Rinpoche, flew to this location from Tibet on the back of a tigress from Khenpajong. He have meditated for three years, three months, three weeks, three days and three hours there in the 8th century.

It hangs on a cliff

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It is about two hour climb from the valley floor

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It is Really Not Easy to Get to the Monastery

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Fantastic and Shining Monastery

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The Monastery is Elegant and the View is Wonderful

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Exquisite Architectural

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The Monastery Overlooks a Spectacular Valley

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Back View of The Monastery

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