(Last Updated on : 31/10/2014)
Golden Temple is one of the temples
under the Tabo Monastery
administration. It is situated in the Lahul and Spiti district
in Himachal Pradesh state of India
. The temple is also known as Serkhang.
It is conceived that the temple was once covered with gold
, hence the name. The walls and ceiling of the Golden Temple are finely dressed with murals. This brilliant shrine was profoundly restored by Senge Namgyal, ruler of Ladakh
during 16th century. The temple provides a very peaceful and spiritual environment. It welcomes all types of religions
to seek blessings. Golden Temple can be reached by bus, available from Kaza.
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