Chime Lhakhang | Bhutan Red chillis Tours and Travels

Chime Lhakhang

BHUTAN  4/ 2006 Chimi Lhakhang Temple is near Lobesa : built by Lama Drukpa Kunley (1455-1529) "The Divine Madman" childless women go to the temple to receive a blessing ©Josef Polleross

This small 16th century temple of fertility is dedicated to the Lama Drukpa Kunley, the ‘Divine Madman’, decorated with colourful phalluses and visited by childless couples seeking a special blessing to beget children.  This is one of the most revered temples in all of Bhutan.

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