Samdruptse virtually suggests that 'wish fulfilling hill' within the Bhutia language. placed close to Namchi in South geographic region, it's at a distance of seventy five kms from Gangtok. A unique, awe inspiring and gigangtic a hundred thirty five feet high sculpture of Guru Padamasambhava is put in atop Sampruptse. it's the very best sculpture of Guru Padamasambhava within the world. His sanctity the lama arranged the inspiration stone of the sculpture in Oct 1997. It took nearly 3 years to finish the sculpture.
Guru Padmasambhava additionally called Guru Rimpoche had blessed geographic region over 1200 years agone. The sculpture is so a fitting tribute to the present protector of geographic region. The sculpture funded by the authorities was made and put in by His Eminence Dodrupchen Rimpoche and members of his Chorten trust. The installation was conceptualised by Shri Pawan Chamling, the Chief Minister of geographic region and he remains the motivating and muse behind the whole project.
The ultimate arrange is to form Samdruptse as a global journey centre on completion of meditation huts, aerial tramway library, guest house, public amenities, parking yard etc, round the eminent sculpture. The message of affection, compassion, peace and harmony is aimed to unfold throughout the planet from this historic hill.