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Namdroling Nyingmapa Monastery

Arlikumari, P.O. Bylakuppe pin 571104, Mysore 571104, India
(91) 8223-254-318
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Ranked #2 of 48 Attractions in Mysore
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Religious Sites, Cultural
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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128 reviews 128 reviews
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

This is one example of Tibetian Culture, Monastery are their temple of worship. When Karnataka government gave Tibetian the barren land for their settlement in Kushalnagar, and thereon they took off to show their culture as well as they put in so much of hardwork making the land a fertile plain with agricultural activity and revenue from agriculture was pooled... More 

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Pune, India
13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

A definite visit to this place . very peaceful and clamming .like the overall ambiance and the place itself

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Jalna, India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 NEW

Beautiful idols, place full of calm in natural surrounding,Had relaxing time with the family and a break on the way to coorg.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
17 reviews 17 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

A serene monastery. Peaceful and nice ambience. Good to visit in the morning hours to see young monks chanting n praying.

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Karjat, India
20 reviews 20 reviews
16 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

Place was Clean. Very Serene & Quiet. Articles were Moderately priced. Keep a Dress Code when visiting such a Harmonious Place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Located off Mysore - Coorg highway, Namdroling monastery at Bulakuppe ( or golden temple as it is called) is a world in its own. Apart from the main monastery complex, there are many smaller monasteries and living quarters located around the the area. Do visit the place if you are driving down to Coorg from Mysore. Plan your trip either... More 

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Surat, India
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I visited this when I stayed at Madikeri..Would be around 40 Kms or so from Madikeri.The temple is classic..The golden statues of lord Buddha is very large and superb..The temple is large and one can easily spend an hour or two here quite easily..It was a unique experience to see the monks and their study practice and prayers with a... More 

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Nagpur, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Its little Tibet in Mysore .Architecture is marvel and the statues and the color of the place is just amazing ! Hymns are absolute divine. The inner chamber with Golden statues of Gautama Buddha, Padmasambhava and Amitāyus is a serene.

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Coimbatore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

A must see when you visit Madikeri. This is located at Kushalnagar, on the Mysore-Madikeri route. One can either stop by enroute to Madikeri or visit this place from Madikeri. Very good road from Madikeri to Kushalnagar, will take an hours leisurely drive. Very well maintained and blissful place. Has three large idols (Guru Padmasambhava a.k.a Guru Rinpoche, Buddha Shakhyamuni... More 

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Kozhikode, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

This monastery is a little world of its own which will leave you enchanted. However at the time of our visit the place was crowded with tourists and most seemed to forget that this was a temple.

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