National Memorial Chorten, Thimphu

National Memorial Chorten, ThimphuBuilt in the memory of the Third King, Jigme Dorji Wangchuck, popularly known as the father of modern Bhutan; the National Memorial Chorten was consecrated in July 28, 1974. From early morning to late nights, you will find elderly generation circumambulating the Chorten whispering prayers and counting rosary. Many major religious events are organized here. It is one of the most visible and revered sites in Thimphu.

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