Dechen Choekhor Mahavihara Overview
Last updated on 18 January 2013

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The distant  view of the main temple of Dechen Choekhor Monastery, with the existing monk's quarters on both sides. The top roof has just painted with gold paint. Traditionally the top roof are gilded with real gold powder, and thus called the 'Golden Roof'.
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Side view of the main temple The distant view of the main temple of Dechen Choekhor Monastery, with the existing monk's quarters on both sides.
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Right distant view view of the main temple Right close-up view of the main temple
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Magneficient close-up view of the wooden crafts at the main entrance of the temple Magneficient close-up view of the golden dragon carved on the handle of the main door
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Magneficient wooden crafts and painting of the main entrance of Dechen Choekhor
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Magneficient wooden crafts and painting of the main entrance of Dechen Choekhor
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The 3 main Giant Statues of Dechen Choekhor: 21fts Guru Rinpoche Giant Statue; 31fts Buddha Sakyamuni Giant Statue; 21fts Green Tara Giant Statue
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Close-up view of Guru Rinpoche statue Close-up view of Buddha Sakyamuni statue with the newly installed diamond at His forehead Close-up view of Green Tara statue
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Full view of Buddha Sakyamuni statue; to His right is Manjushri Bodhisattva and left is Vajrapani Bodhisattva
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Top left view of the giant Buddha Sakyamuni statue Right view of the giant Buddha Sakyamuni statue
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Lower front view of the giant Guru Rinpoche
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Top front view of the giant Guru Rinpoche statue Right view of the giant Guru Rinpoche statue
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Lower front view of the giant Green Tara
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Full front view of the giant Green Tara statue Top front view of the giant Green Tara statue
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Full left view of the giant Green Tara statue Close-up front view of the giant Green Tara statue
Other Small Projects Surround the Main Temple
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Dechen Choekhor Jangchub Choeten Bodhi Stupa
This stupa was sponsored by Lama Gyurmey's relative in the memory of his late auntie. The stupa construction completed in mid 2010.
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The newly completed grand arcade entrance of Dechen Choekhor Monastery
Tree Planting Project by Druk Dechen Choekhorling's Monks
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Monks of Dechen Choekhor Monastery are happily getting ready to perform their tree planting task
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Strong little monk carrying a huge pack of pine tree Khenpo showing off his strength . . . :-)
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Langna Rinpoche holding the little pine tree while Somang Rinpoche digging the ground ... Monks giving a finish touch to the newly planted little pine tree at the foothill of Dechen Choekhor
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Dechen Choekhor's workers are planting grasses at the huge field infront of the main temple Dechen Choekhor's workers are planting grasses at the huge field infront of the main temple

 

 
  
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