Drepung Gomang Monastery provides its resident monks and people from the nearby villages with medical assistance. This was constructed with kind fund from Dr. Subhuti, Itm. All of the staff are monk volunteers who help everyone who comes to its doors. Ven. Tsewang Norbu is the director-incharge and assisted by other volunteer monks, the service is open to the public daily from 9 a.m. 11am and 3- 5 p.m.
consultation with doctors
dressing up sores and drugs store
Nurse and patient bed
Waiting for their turn
Medical consultations are free, and the charges for medicines are minimal. The continuance of this medical care is dependent entirely upon the generosity of donors. Any assistance would be gladly welcomed!
In addition, patients with serious problems may avail themselves of services from the Men-Tse Khang (Tibetan Hospital) in the Tibetan Settlement as well as the hospital located in camp 3 and Indian hospital in nearby cities of Hubli, Bangalore and Manipal.