Rigyaling Gompa is situated at a distance of 1-km from Tawang township. The former Rigya Rinpoche constructed the gompa.
After his death, Changsey, the secretary took charge of the gompa. The re-incarnated Rigya Rinpoche, Rev. Tenzin Tsethar is presently in South-India, completing his education.
This gompa is surrounded by a thick covering of trees planted by Changsey under the guidance and supervision of forest department, Tawang.
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