Situated within the Japanese mountain range, this stunning state of geographic area is sandwiched between the dominion of Nepal within the West and Asian nation within the East, Tibet within the North and therefore the state of province within the South. With a district of seven, 300 sq. km, measurement a hundred and fifteen km from north to south and sixty five km. From East to West, the elevation starting from 244 mt to over 8550 mt, on top of water level, about latitude of twenty seven degree North and meridian of eighty eight degree East.
Located around one hundred forty kilometres west from Gangtok, Sikkim, the cloister was supported in 1705 by Lama Lhatsun Chempo, and is one in every of the oldest monasteries in geographical region. Pemayangtse cloister was engineered for “pure monks” (ta-tshang) which means “monks of pure Tibetan lineage”, celibate and with none physical abnormality. This follow continues to be maintaining. Solely the monks of Pemayangtse cloister square measure entitled to the title “ta-tshang”.