Kardang

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Kardang
village
Kardang is located in Himachal Pradesh
Kardang
Kardang
Location in Himachal Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 32°34′07″N 76°58′09″E / 32.5685521°N 76.9691849°E / 32.5685521; 76.9691849Coordinates: 32°34′07″N 76°58′09″E / 32.5685521°N 76.9691849°E / 32.5685521; 76.9691849
Country  India
State Himachal Pradesh
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Kardang is a village in the Lahaul region of Himachal Pradesh, India.[1] It is 5 km away from Keylong. It was once the capital of Lahaul and has the biggest monastery of the area, situated on the left bank of the river Bhaga.[2] The Drukpa Kagyu Kardang Monastery was founded about 900 years ago and was renovated by Lama Norbu in 1912. Gozzangwa Monastery is also nearby.

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