Tayul Monastery or Tayul Gompa is a Buddhist monastery and located in the village Satingri at a distance of 6 km from the town of Keylong.
Tayul Monastery is located 6 km from Keylong, in Lahaul & Spiti, Himachal Pradesh
About Tayul Monastery
In Tibetan language Tayul translates into the chosen place. Tayul Monastery was built in 17th century. Tayul Monastery is one of the oldest monasteries in the valley. This Monastery is famous for the beautiful 12 foot statue of Guru Padmasambhava, and his 2 manifestations as Singhmukha and Vajravahi. Tayul Monastery is decorated with elaborate murals.
This monastery has a library, where you can see the collection of important books and scriptures, as well as some beautiful Tibetan paintings.