Founded over 140 years ago, the Samstanling Gompa is located in
the Sumlur village. Lama Tsultim Nima founded it. This Gompa is the main
monastery of all the monasteries in the region and is home to 50 monks.
The way to the monastery is lit with colourful prayer flags.
Other than this, you will also find yourself admiring the trees that are yellow
and red in color, golden-grey mountains reaching as high as up to the beautiful
blue sky. The monastery features berry bushes as well. Even on the inside the
monastery is decorated with murals and thangkas of Buddha and everything
spiritual found in Buddhism.You will find the famous Dharma Chakra along with
the guardians and four heavenly kings.
The decorations can be found in the two assembly halls in the
monastery. The guest house of the gompa has been dedicated to the 7-year-old
kid who was considered an incarnationof Lama Bakua Rinpoche.