View Finder | Kopan Monastery, Nepal 5 Photos . Updated: 01 Mar 2014, 12:04 AM IST Livemint Itinerant travellers, resident monks and creature ... moreItinerant travellers, resident monks and creature comforts mingle in this abode of sparse beauty 1/5Photographs by Malavika Bhattacharya. Valley views from atop a 360-degree viewing platform. 2/5A stupa in the Buddha Garden. 3/5An idol of Lama Tsongkhapa in the assembly hall at Kopan 4/5The main building housing the monastery. 5/5A monk entering the private area at the monaster.