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Tushita Meditation Centre

McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala 176219, India
91 1892 221866
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Ranked #8 of 17 Activities in Dharamsala
Type: Educational Sites, Religious Sites
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I visited in April 2014 after 2 years ( July 2012 ) and had a tremendous experience. Venerable Joan took our classes , she epitomises love Compassion and influences your psyche. Richard is actually more humorous than meditative . Very good management and great ambience with good food. Would definitely visit again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

I attended the intro to Buddhism course and really enjoyed it. I came for the meditation, but enjoyed the teachings far more. The particular meditation teacher at the time (Richard) didn't do it for me at all, and the meditations were not Buddhist meditations, just his own style. Other meditation leaders (Jonas, Glen, Joan) were much better and worth doing.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Stayed at Tushita in April for the Introduction to Buddism Course. First of all the surroundings of Tushita are beautiful, it is so peaceful even though it is not that far from the town. The facilities at Tushita include drop in meditation, library and movie days. The accommodation was much better than I expected, yes it is basic but perfectly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

One of the best places to follow Buddhist teachings from excellent teachers. Intro courses as well as intermediate and advanced, drop in meditations, movie days, library. Silence during the courses really allows to get into the teachings, and at the same time a strong bond is formed with other participants and the environment. Great food, too, so important in the... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

I went for 3 meditation sessions....its held from 9 30 am to 10 30 am on weekdays. Its totally worth the effort ....the place is beautiful, silent and the guided meditation is extremely effective. Would advice everyone to visit the center if they are in Mcleodganj.

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Dharamsala, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

live, learn and serve together in Tushita..that's what they say...a good place for learning/practicing yoga and meditation...you can even ask for stay but must follow all rules..

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Huaraz, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

Ask for The teachings are great, AND is very quite AND nice! After all India This place is a paradise!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013 via mobile

I took the 10 day intro to Buddhism course in February 2012. I had studied a little bit about Buddhism prior, but this experience confirmed my faith in the Buddha's teachings. I met so many amazing people and some of us actually went on to travel together. The vegetarian food was excellent. The room was simple and clean. It does... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

I visit Tushita and do one of their courses whenever i have the chance.. one of my favourite places .. you have to be their to feel the energy of the place and you within it :)))

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

I just completed a 10 day silent meditation/Intro to Buddhism course in June 2013. The silence really forces you to take an inward look at yourself and the meditation and Buddist courses challenge you to revelautae your life and your way of seeing the world. This retreat was one of the hardest yet easiest things I have ever done in... More

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