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Namdroling Nyingmapa Monastery

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Address: Arlikumari, P.O. Bylakuppe pin 571104, Mysore 571104, India
Phone Number: (91) 8223-254-318
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Truly said ..its mini Tibet in Karnataka . The afternoon prayer by monks is a good experience and a one day trip to kushalnagara/ bylakuppe is sufficient as there isnt much else... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Truly said ..its mini Tibet in Karnataka . The afternoon prayer by monks is a good experience and a one day trip to kushalnagara/ bylakuppe is sufficient as there isnt much else around

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

This Monsatery is in Coorg and is known by different names e.g. Gloden Temple, Bylakuppe, as well. Overall very calm and soothing place.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

It's one of the customary sightseeing to do when in coorg. The Monastery is huge, clean and quite. Good to pay visit once.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

this is one of the best monastries to visit in this part of the country. also called the golden temple of kushalnagar. it has the replica of palyul monastery too. if you stay long enough, you get to see some of the daily rituals & prayers too. try the canteen too for some good tibetan food.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 NEW

This is probably the 9th time I am visiting this monastery, each and every time I had been there, I come out of it with relaxed mind... such is the effect of this place. Thank you Tibetians!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

The monastery is stunning. Never expected to see such a beautiful Buddhist monastery in Coorg of all places.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

This is the second largest buddhist settlement in India. The Golden temple and the statues inside are a real beauty. Its on the way from Mysore to Coorg.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Been @ Dharamshala & Bylakuppe in the last 2 years, for an outsider (which we are mostly) this place stands out 100 times better. Grandeur of this place makes it a repeat visit place....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

A very peaceful and calming monastery on the way from Coorg to Mysore. Though the place is visited by hundreds of people every day, it was not noisy or disturbing. The big gold statues gave the place a very divine feel. If you are anywhere near the monastery, make sure you take out some time and visit this place

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Amazing MUST SEE tourist site. Only suggestion would be to find out the prayer timings and go before/after that as you can not enter the temples when prayer is in service.

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