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The City of Ten Thousand Buddhas

4951 Bodhi Way, Ukiah, CA 95482
(707) 462-0939
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Ranked #4 of 16 attractions in Ukiah
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Religious Sites
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English first
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

My husband used to lived there when he first came to the US. It's nice to see the street names. There were a lot of peacocks. He said its different. We went and had lunch there. The restaurant is not open on Tuesday but the food was delicious for being vegan. There are only three buildings that we are able... More

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Hayward, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

We encountered dozens of peacocks, during mating season. It was loud and beautiful! Our meal was okay. We went on a Saturday and there weren't any scheduled activities.

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The Woodlands, Texas
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88 attraction reviews
389 helpful votes 389 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Original we visited to have lunch at the restaurant. It was not open on Tuesdays (many in Ukiah are not) so we spent time walking through the university grounds after checking in at the registration office. We enjoyed a quiet, peaceful stroll through the grounds, stopping in at the museum, gift shop and temple. I didn't count but their must... More

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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51 reviews 51 reviews
15 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We have traveled past Ukiah many times on our way to visit family, but this was our first visit to this lovely location. Our reason for stopping was for lunch. The food is all homemade vegetarian with the freshest ingredients. Even the nonvegetarians a.long us were delighted. This is definitely a must. Even if you don't have lunch a visit... More

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San Francisco, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

This is a place for all. It is educational for children to learn about religion. It is eye-opening for environmentalists to see animals freely walks among people. It is an experience for foodies to try vegetarian dishes at the restaurant on-site. Personally, I enjoy the meditation and chanting sessions that help me clear my mind. Please stop by the administration... More

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Brea, CA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

The museum and grounds were very interesting, and the people were very nice. You would enjoy it if you like this sort of thing.

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Milpitas, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Great place to eat vegan food. There were lot of peacocks on property, makes it really quiet and has a charm.

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Northern California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

A little known Gem in Ukiah Valley 2 hours north a San Francisco. 1. Great Vegan Restaurant 2. Many affordable 7 day and longer retreats. 3. Buddhist bookstore with books in English, Chinese and Vietnamese. 4. Weekly or bi-weekly community evening lectures. 5. Very committed nuns, monks and lay people. Check out website for more info.

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Ukiah
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

If your looking to relax and enjoy some great tasting food, this is the place for you. From the old buildings to the Peacocks the roam freely, you will enjoy what the City has to offer. If you want to feel the experience, I suggest you take a walk through the Temple.

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Tiburon, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Didn't expect a whole lot and liked what we got Prices are very reasonable and the service prompt. Not a foodie place but very vegans it is pretty close to perfect.

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