Consider the following matches:
1. Rumtek Monastery→Sikkim
2. Tawang Monastery→Ladakh
3. Hemis Monastery→Arunachal Pradesh
Which among the above is / are correct?

Answer: [A] Only 1

Location of Important monasteries in India:

  1. Hemis Monastery, Ladakh
  2. Thiksey Monastery, Ladakh
  3. Phuktal Monastery, Zanskar
  4. Monasteries in Spiti (Spiti — Ki, Komic, Dhankar, Kungri (in the Pin Valley) and Tabo)
  5. Mindrolling Monastery, Dehradun
  6. Tsuglagkhang Complex, Dharamsala
  7. Palpung Sherabling Monastic Seat, Kangra Valley, Himachal Pradesh
  8. Rumtek Monastery, Sikkim

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