Question

Tick the correct answer:
Hemis in Ladakh is a famous ________

A

temple

B

church

C

monastery

D

None of these

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Correct option is
C

monastery

Hemis Monastery is a Himalayan Buddhist monastery (gompa) of the Drukpa Lineage, in Hemis, Ladakh, India. Situated 45 km from Leh, the monastery was re-established in 1672 by the Ladakhi king Sengge Namgyal. The annual Hemis festival honoring Padmasambhava is held in early June.

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