Folklore has it that Biksthang is derived from the Monree (Lepcha) word ‘bik mon’ meaning ‘the place where a tiger ate a cow’. The Lhopos (Bhutias) aver that ‘biks thang’ means ‘a place with a wide variety of special stones’.
The village is known as Mangbir or ‘the place where millet is grown’. However, officially the village is known as Tsochen (Chuchen) meaning ‘Big Lake’.
Biksthang, at an altitude of about 4200 feet, is a well-known bird watching hot spot. Its pristine wilderness and pleasant climate offer a serene environ well suited to avid nature lovers as well as world-weary travelers



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