The monastery has a large no of pupils undertaking modern academic courses under IGNOU – Indra Gandhi National Open University, as a private study to supplement their knowledge resource. To facilitate the private studies of the current enrolled students and for future prospective students, the monastery is working towards establishing an IGNOU Special Study Center at the monastery, which will also provide an opportunity to the local community. The Regional Director, Deputy Directors and other officials of IGNOU Bangalore Regional Chapter had visited the monastic institute for a formal meeting, discussion and inspection visit of the institute. An IGNOU Study Unit was formally inaugurated by the Regional Director - Dr. M.S. Parthasarthy on 19 March 2016.

Current Serving Officials

  1. Ven. Sonam Phuntsok
  2. Ven. Tashe Tsewang