Mangnang Monastery

Mangnang Monastery
Mangnang Monastery in 1866

31°21′3.6″N 79°47′13.2″E / 31.351000°N 79.787000°E / 31.351000; 79.787000

Monastery information
Location Ngari Prefecture, Tibet
Founded 11th century
Type Tibetan Buddhist

Mangnang Monastery was a Buddhist monastery in western Tibet. Founded in the 11th century, it was visited by the British in 1866, who photographed it. The photographs are now part of the Royal Geographic Society. The monastery was probably destroyed in 1959.

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