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Norbulingka Institute

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Address: P.O Sidhpur, Dharamsala 176057, India
Phone Number: +91 1892 246405
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Description: This institute is dedicated to the preservation of Tibetan culture.

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Definitely a must visit. The crafts are excellent. The cafe is excellent. The place is charming. The people are charming.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Definitely a must visit. The crafts are excellent. The cafe is excellent. The place is charming. The people are charming.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

You can skip the main Dalai Lama temple at Mcleodganj and instead see tis one. Must see the dol house and the Norbulingka shop.

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

The moment you enter Norbulingka the serenity architecture and and whole aura takes over you. The institute campus houses several workshops of tibetan art forms which you can visit and even do a short course. Though I would suggest take the free guided tour to understand more about all the intricate art forms. The whole tour of the workshops and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

A must to visit, loved the main temple so beautiful, you can even mediate in the temple They have a cute doll museum on the property As well as a lovely cafe serving fresh juices and meals.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

The Institute has a provision you can take a guide come student who will show you around the institute. if you really want to know more about the institute you better spend time around and observe the rituals ,the disciples etc.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

If you love photography you can visit this place. Nothing much is there. So for me it is OK OK. If you are very religious kinda guy you should visit this.

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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I had visited this place on December 16, 2014. I normally make a list of places (searching on Tripadvisor) I need to visit while going to a particular city and that’s how I came to know about the Norbulingka Institute. I so loved it & visit to this place has deepened my love for the place even more. This place... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Good place near Dharamshala.Loved to see fishes pond at entrance. We loved to be there more but it was closing at 5pm.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

This is a beautiful place where you get to see artisans at work, to create traditional work's of art. The location also has a shop where you can by some artifacts. The shop is a little over-priced, but definitely worth a look.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Was a very pleasant experience ..You will experience nicely done landscaping, different apsects of the tibetian culture, folks making live wooden stuff, metal stuff, etc..

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Address: P.O Sidhpur, Dharamsala 176057, India
Phone Number: +91 1892 246405
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Himachal Pradesh  >  Dharamsala

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